Candidate Filing Period

ballot in box
Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 (All day) to Friday, January 31, 2020 (All day)


Wednesday, January 22, 2020: First day for candidates in towns with non-partisan official ballot system to file declarationsof candidacy with town clerk. [RSA 669:19; 652:20; 40:13, VII]

Friday, January 31, 2020: Last day for filing declaration of candidacy with town clerk in towns with non-partisanofficial ballot system. Town clerk’s office must be open at least from 3 to 5 p.m. [RSA669:19; 652:20; 40:13, VI]

**Candidates may file for office at the Town Clerk/Tax Collector’s Office during normal business hours, and on Friday, January 31, 2020, between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  The office is located in the center of the George B. White Building, 8 Raymond Road.  Candidates filing must be registered to vote in the Town of Deerfield**