Information for Candidates and Office Holders

Interested in running for public office?

You must first file an Appointment of Campaign Treasurer. Judicial Candidates Form / Non-Judicial Candidates Form

You may also wish to complete a Code of Fair Campaign Practices form.

Please contact the Texas Ethics Commission to determine who the filling authority is for the office you intent to run.
 

The first day to file an application for a place on the March 6, 2018 Primary ballot is Saturday, November 11, 2017.  The filing deadline is Monday, December 11, 2017.  Independent candidates must file their declaration of intent by Monday, December 11, 2017.

Offices up for Election in 2018

Other important Primary 2018 Election Dates can be found here.


For further information please contact your local political party.

 

  • Bastrop County Republican Party
    1007 Main St., Suite G
    PO Box 375
    Bastrop, TX 78602
    512-497-6790
    www.bastropcountygop.org

 

The following links are helpful resources for candidates as well as for office holders.

 

Candidates and/or office holders are required to file Campaign Finance Reports on a certain filing schedule

Please contact the Texas Ethics Commission to determine who the filling authority is for the office you hold or intent to run.

 

Candidates and/or office holders may purchase voter registration / election information from the Bastrop County Election Department.  Click here for more information.

 

Bastrop County voting precincts maps (individual voting precinct maps and county-wide maps) are available online or may be purchased from the Bastrop County GIS & Addressing Department.  Please contact 512-581-4242.