Information for Candidates

2022 General Primary Election


For more information, please visit the State Board of Elections website.


Offices to be elected

Petition filing dates [10 ILCS 5/10-3.1]

First day to circulate petitions

Candidate Packets can be picked up at the Bloomington Election Commission’s office,115 E. Washington St. Room 403, Bloomington, IL 61701

Each candidate may request a thumb drive file of the district voter list for the district in which he/she is a candidate, to be picked up in person.

We are not able to give legal advice, so please consult your attorney for guidance on the filing process. More information is available from the Illinois State Board of Elections and the Candidate’s Guide regarding running for office.

Illinois State Board of Elections resources:
Illinois State Board of Elections 
Disclosure of Campaign Contributions and Expenditures