Special Three-Day Candidate Filing Period
June 2-4, 2021

A special three-day filing period will be held Wednesday, June 2 through Friday, June 4 to allow citizens to run for elected office for positions without candidates. Open positions include:
  • School Board Director, Tenino School District No. 402, Director District No. 4
  • Park Commissioner, Tanglewilde Parks & Recreation, District No. 1, Positions No. 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5.

When to File 

Online filing: 
  • Begins at 9:00 am Wednesday, June 2  
  • Closes promptly at 4:00 pm Friday, June 4 
In-person and drive-thru filing:

2400 Evergreen Park Drive SW
Olympia WA, 98502
  • Begins at 8:00 am Wednesday, June 2 and ends Friday, June 4 at 4:30 p.m.
By fax or email: 
  • Begins at 8:00 am Wednesday, June 2 
  • Must be received in the Auditor's Office by 4:30 pm on Friday, June 4 
  • 360.754.4591 or elections@co.thurston.wa.us

By mail:
  • Open now 
  • Must be received in the Auditor's Office by 4:30 pm on Friday, June 4 


Download Declaration of Candidacy Form: 

​Benefits of Online Filing
 
Email notifications:
  • ​​When filing is approved
  • If another candidate files for the same position
  • Whether candidate participates in the Primary or General Election

 

​Responsibilities
 

​Make sure you:​ 

  • Read all instructions carefully
  • File before the deadlines:
    • Online filing closes promptly at 4:00 pm Friday, June 4
    • In person filing closes promptly at 4:30 pm Friday, June 4
    • Mailed filings must be in our office by 4:30 pm Friday, June 4

If you need assistance or have any questions:

  • Contact our office at 360.786.5408 or
  • Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing: 711 Washington Relay

All information provided is public record.