Candidate materials 


Becoming a Candidate 







Next Election: June 5, 2018 Primary Election

You may file paperwork to become a candidate for any office up for election in Inyo County at the Elections Department located at 168 N. Edwards Street, Independence beginning February 12, 2018. Our office hours are 8:00 am - 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Monday through Friday.

View the Inyo County Candidate's Guide for the June 5, 2018 Primary & November 6, 2018 General Elections. 

District Boundaries

To view district boundaries, please visit the Inyo County Data Viewer.

Offices that are up for election on June 5, 2018 in Inyo County
Office nameTerm
Governor4 year term
Lieutenant Governor4 year term
Secretary of State4 year term
Controller4 year term
Treasurer4 year term
Attorney General4 year term
Insurance Commissioner4 year term
Superintendent of Public Instruction4 year term
Member, State Board of Equalization 1st Dist.4 year term
United States Senator6 year term
United States Representative, 8th District2 year term
Member of the State Senate, 8th District4 year term
Member of the State Assembly, 26th District2 year term
Supervisor, 1st District4 year term
Supervisor, 3rd District4 year term
Assessor4 year term
Auditor4 year term
Clerk-Recorder4 year term
Coroner4 year term
District Attorney4 year term
Public Administrator4 year term
Supt. Of Schools4 year term
Treasurer/Tax Collector4 year term
Sheriff4 year term
County Board of Education, 1st District4 year term
County Board of Education, 3rd District4 year term
County Board of Education, 5th District4 year term

Raising and spending money





Below are helpful links for candidates to find out information about campaign financing rules and to locate campaign finance forms on the Fair Political Practices Commission website.


Obtaining voter information





Pursuant to Elections Code §2188, and §2194, voter registration information is available to persons or groups for election, scholarly, journalistic, political or governmental purposes as determined by the Secretary of State. If you would like to request voter registration information, please complete the Application below and email the form to: mhartshorn@inyocounty.us

Application to request voter files

Reports that are available from the elections office 

Voter registration statistics





To view voter registration statistics by District in Inyo County, please click here.