Candidate Information

Upcoming Elections:

August 2, 2022 - Primary Election

  • Voter Registration Deadline July 5, 2022
  • Early Voting period July 6 to July 29, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. 

Statement of Interest Filed

Office Name Party
Justice of the Peace Emilio Velasquez Democratic
Superior Court Judge Division 1 Thomas Fink Independent
Superior Court Judge Division 1 Jose Luis Castillo Democratic
Constable Eduardo L. Huerta Democratic
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If you plan to run for any county office, you MUST file the Statement of Interest form with the Santa Cruz County Elections Department.  A candidate must file the Statement of Interest form before collecting petition signatures, any nomination petition signatures collected before the Statement of Interest is filed are invalid and subject to challenge according to A.R.S. § 16-311 (H).
Candidates for precinct committeemen and elected office for special taxing districts that are established pursuant to title 48 do not need to file a Statement of Interest form according to A.R.S. § 16-341 (I).
The Statement of Organization is only required if the candidate receives contributions or makes expenditures, in any combination, of at least $1,300.00 and must be filed in the Elections Department within ten (10) days after meeting the monetary threshold.  (A.R.S. §§ 16-906 16-931)
If there is no financial activity, check the box located at the bottom of the first page. Fill in the rest of the information on the first and second pages and submit both pages to the Elections Department. It is not necessary to complete the whole 65-page documentation. Submit only pages with activity.
Campaign Finance Candidate Guide 

Campaign Contribution Limits 2021-2022

Upon completing your form(s) please submit by using one of the following methods:


► FAX: 
(520) 761-7843
► MAIL: 
Santa Cruz County Elections
 2150 N. Congress Drive, Suite 119
 Nogales, AZ 85621

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2022 Signature Requirements