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Candidate Filing Period for the 2024 Presidential Primary Election Begins on Monday, November 13

Eligible citizens interested in seeking office can file candidacy documents with the Registrar of Voters. 

SANTA ANA, CA – November 10, 2023 – Starting on Monday, November 13, 2023, those interested in running for federal, state and county offices up for election in the 2024 Presidential Primary Election can begin the candidate filing process online or at the Registrar of Voters office.

The offices up for election include President of the United States, U.S. Senator, Representative in Congress, State Senator, State Assembly Member, Superior Court Judge, County Board of Education Member, County Supervisor, and Member of the Central Committees for the Democratic, Green, Peace & Freedom, and Republican political parties.

To view the full list of offices by district on the ballot for the March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Election visit:

Eligible citizens can download many of the required candidacy documents by using the Registrar of Voters Candidate Filing Portal on our website (, prior to filing the documents at the Registrar of Voters’ office.

The Registrar of Voters also issues candidate documents at its office, 1300 S. Grand Ave., Building C in Santa Ana, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Those interested in filing for candidacy can save time by scheduling an appointment online at to complete the candidate filing process. Appointments will be available in the morning and evening.

The Registrar of Voters also provides a detailed Candidate’s Handbook with information about the candidate filing process on our website.

For more information about this election, visit or call (714) 567-7600.


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About the Registrar of Voters:
The Registrar of Voters is responsible for conducting elections in the County of Orange, the fifth largest voting jurisdiction in the United States with 1.8 million registered voters. We are a County agency, which receives funding from the County's General Fund and periodic reimbursement from the federal government, the State of California and local jurisdictions. Read more >>

Media Contacts:
Enedina Chhim
Community Outreach Manager 
[email protected]

Orange County Registrar of Voters

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