Global Menu


Auditor: Sandra Perkins
Election Manager: Gabrielle Clay


Filing for Office in 2024

Elections Home
Voters' Pamphlet
Voter Registration
Ballot Box Locations
Results Archive and Public Notices
Elected Officials List
Oaths and Bonds
Voter Registration Challenges
Links of Interest
iMap: Precinct and District Maps


Auditor: Sandra Perkins
Election Manager:
Gabrielle Clay
Office Hours: 8:30 to 4:30
P.O. Box 1306
700 S. Second Street, Rm 201
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 416-1702

Candidate filing week is May 6 – 10
Last day to withdraw from office is Monday May 13th  
Special 3-day filing – if no one files for a position during filing week, Skagit County will hold a special 3-day filing period.


-Candidates are required to provide an email address when filing
-ALL communication with candidates is done via email

There are three ways you can file:

Online Candidate Filing will open at 8 am May 6 and close May 10 at 5 pm

  • Submit your filing before 5 p.m. Friday. No submissions will be accepted after 5 p.m.
  • Mobile devices are not recommended.
  • You can use a credit card to pay your filing fee.
  • You must pay the filing fee before the filing office can process your submission.
  • Please allow 24-48 hours for candidacy approval. You will receive a confirmation email at the candidate email address.

Candidates who will be out of the area during the filing period can file by mail beginning Monday May 1, 2023 and ending at 4:30 pm on the last day of the regular filing period. Filings received through the mail before or after the prescribed time, regardless of postmark, are invalid and will be returned.

In person
700 S. 2nd St, Room 201
Mount Vernon, Washington
Skagit County Elections will be open Monday May 6 – Monday May 13 from 8 am – 5 pm.

All candidates receive auto generated filing confirmation emails.

For further information or questions, contact Skagit County Elections by phone at 360-416-1702, or by email at scelections@co.skagit.wa.us

Download filing forms here