The Lincoln County Clerk and Recorder's Office Elections Department handles all County Elections.
County Office Candidate Info
Below are links to several forms that Lincoln County candidates will find useful. These forms should be printed and either mailed or personally delivered to the address noted in the form instructions.
Declaration for Nomination and Oath of Candidacy
Write in Candidate Declaration of Intent and Oath of Candidacy
Required Financial Reporting Form:
County/School Candidate Reporting Form C-1-A C-1-A forms must be filed with with the Commissioner of Political Practices (further information provided in the form).
Available County Offices
Interested in running for a County? Below is a listing of available offices open for the next election. Candidate filing has closed and write in candidates have until April 27th, 2018 to file.
- District 3 Commissioner (6 year term)
- Sheriff (4 year term)
- Treasurer/Superintendent of Schools (4 year term)
- County Attorney (4 year term)
- Clerk & Recorder/Assessor/Surveyor/Auditor (4 year term)
- Justice of the Peace (4 year term)
- Coroner (4 year term)
Important Election Dates
See the link below for a listing of Federal, State and County Election Dates:
Important Montana Election Dates
State offices including Senate and House District seats must be filed through the Montana Secretary of State.
Montana Secretary of State Elections Candidate Info Home
All candidates campaigning for county and municipal offices including school trustee offices must file a Form C-1-A.
County/School Candidate Reporting Form C-1-A
The State of Montana Commissioner of Political Practices has a page with many helpful links to information and forms related to financial reporting for your campaign.
Montana Campaign Financial Policies
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