Candidate Forms


Form DS-DE 9Appointment of Campaign Treasurer and Designation of Campaign Depository for Candidates are the first documents that need to be filed with the filing officer to become a candidate. A candidate shall designate the office for which he or she is a candidate at the same time he or she appoints a campaign treasurer and designates a campaign depository. A candidate may appoint a campaign treasurer and designate a campaign depository at any time, but no later than the date a candidate files for office. Nothing prohibits a person from announcing his or her intention to become a candidate prior to filing a Form DS-DE 9, as long as no contributions are received and no expenditures are made.

Form DS-DE 9:

  1. Shall be filed with the filing officer prior to opening the campaign account.
  2. Is not effective until the campaign treasurer signs it and it is filed with the filing officer.
  3. Is not considered "filed" upon mailing.
  4. Shall be on file with the filing officer prior to the candidate accepting any contributions or making any expenditures, or authorizing another to accept contributions or make expenditures on a person's behalf.
  5. Form DS-DE 84Statement of Candidate must be filed by the candidate with the filing officer within 10 days after filing Form DS-DE 9. This form states that the candidate has received, read and understands the requirements of Chapter 106, F.S.


Appointment of Campaign Treasurer and Designation of Campaign Depository for Candidates

DS-DE 83

Statement of Candidate for Judicial Office

DS-DE 84

Statement of Candidate


(pdf, 204kb)

Candidate Oath - State and Local Partisan Office



(pdf, 206kb)

Candidate Oath - Nonpartisan Office 



(pdf, 43kb)

Candidate Oath - Judicial Office



(pdf, 485kb) 

Candidate Oath - School Board Nonpartisan Office



(pdf, 167kb)

Candidate Oath - Committeemen and Committeewomen

DS-DE 12

Campaign Treasurer's Report - Summary

DS-DE 13

Campaign Treasurer's Report - Itemized Contributions

DS-DE 14

Campaign Treasurer's Report - Itemized Expenditures

DS-DE 94

Campaign Treasurer's Report - Fund Transfers

DS-DE 87

Waiver of Report


Contributions Returned

DS-DE 73

Campaign Loans Report


Campaign Loans Report Itemized

DS-DE 86

Request for Return of Contribution

DS-DE 48

Office Account Report


Office Account Disbursement or Deposit Information

DS-DE 104

Candidate Petition for Major Party, Minor Party, No Party Affiliation, and Nonpartisan Candidates

Financial Disclosure Forms


Form 1 Statement of Financial Interest, Form 1F FINAL Statement of Financial Interest and Form 6 Full and Public Disclosure of Financial Interests


Municipal Candidate Qualifying Petition

Qualifying Petition for Municipal Candidates

 For a complete list of ALL forms please visit the Florida Division of Elections website.


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