Petitions

The Washington County Board of Elections will be accepting nomination petitions from candidates for the Washington County Democratic and Republican nominations for county, city, borough, township, and school district offices.  For a complete listing of the offices to appear on the May 18, 2021 Primary click here.

The FIRST DAY for candidates to circulate and file petitions is FEBRUARY 16, 2021.
The LAST DAY for candidates to circulate and file petitions is MARCH 9, 2021.
For other Important Dates for the 2021 Election click here.

PLEASE READ BEFORE PRINTING THE NOMINATION PETITIONS:
NOMINATION PETITIONS 
MUST BE COPIED AS DUPLEX (TWO-SIDED, FRONT AND BACK, HEAD TO HEAD) ON PLAIN WHITE 
8 1/2" X 11” (LETTER SIZE) PAPER.  THIS REQUIREMENT CANNOT BE SATISFIED BY PRINTING EACH PAGE OF THE NOMINATION PETITION ON A SEPARATE SHEET OF 8 1/2" x 11” PAPER AND AFFIXING THE TWO PAGES TOGETHER WITH A STAPLE OR PAPER CLIP.

FAILURE TO REPRODUCE THE NOMINATION PETITION FORMS CORRECTLY WILL RESULT IN THE REJECTION OF THOSE FORMS!

PLEASE READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED FOR THE NOMINATION PETITIONS PRIOR TO CIRCULATION.   IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR ARE UNSURE WHETHER YOU HAVE CORRECTLY REPRODUCED ANY OF THE FORMS, PLEASE CONTACT THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS OFFICE AT 724-228-6750.

Petition and Filing Instructions for all candidates except Judge of Elections and Inspector of Elections
Petition and Filing Instructions for Judge of Elections and Inspector of Elections
Additional Instructions for Tax Collectors
Nomination Petition
Candidate Affidavit
Waiver of Expense Account Reporting Affidavit
Statement of Financial Interests
Phonetic Name Pronunciation
Nickname Affidavit
Campaign Finance Report Filing Dates