Interested in Running for Local Office
Below you will find documents and forms pertinent to the candidate filing process for local, state, and federal elections.
Please contact the City Clerk's Office for further information at 248.435.4500 ext. 116 or 118. Original petition signature forms are not available online and can be obtained directly from Oakland County Elections Division or the City Clerk's Office.
- Oakland County Candidate Filing Requirements
- Circulating & Canvassing City Petition Forms
- State of Michigan Campaign Finance Act
- City of Clawson Filing Requirements
- City of Clawson Signs Ordinance
- Affidavit of Identity
The next upcoming election is the November 5, 2019 City General election.
For information on how to file to run for any office for 2020 elections - please contact the Oakland County Clerk's Office at 248.858.0564.
Any individual who is interested in running for Clawson School Board or as a Precinct Delegate in 2020 must file with the Oakland County Clerk's Office. Please contact them at 248.858.0564 or visit www.oakgov.com/clerkrod/elections page for more information on filing requirements for Local, State, and Federal offices for the 2020 Election Season.