Thank you for engaging with your community to improve Montgomery’s Public Schools.  Candidates must qualify by February 9th at 5 p.m.

Candidates who wish to run as a Democrat should contact:

Montgomery County Democratic Party
Alabama Democratic Party

Candidates who wish to run as a Republican should contact:

Montgomery County Republican
Alabama Republican Party

Candidates who wish to run as an Independent:

Independent candidates have to submit a petition to the probate judge for a county office on or before 5:00 p.m. on the date of the statewide primary election (June 5th).  An election official will then verify the petition signatures and subsequently notify the petitioner as to whether the candidate gained ballot access.

A sample petition can be downloaded from the website alabamavotes and can be photo copied.

There is no qualifying fee.

The total number of signatures needed is 3% of the electors for governor in the preceding gubernatorial election (2014) from within the specific district.

For any other questions please contact the Montgomery County Probate office