Candidate Packets and Information
Candidate packets are linked below. Packets may be requested from the County Clerk's office as well.
Candidates for office must file their Statement of Economic Interests via paper with the Fayette County Clerk pursuant to 5 ILCS 420/4A-108(b) 3. Statements of Economic Interests may NOT be e-mailed or sent electronically to the Fayette County Clerk's office. double-sided, legal size NOT required to file a Statement of Economic Interests.
***Disclaimer: Candidates are strongly advised to obtain legal counsel regarding their legal qualifications for office, the proper method for completing the petition forms with respect to the office, the minimum and maximum number of signatures required, the qualifications of signers and circulators, and other information. ***
General Election - Even year elections for Federal, State and County Offices.
Circuit Clerk, States Attorney, Coroner, County Board Members (2024)
- Established Party Packet Signature Requirement: 37+
- Independent Party Packet Signature Requirement: not less than 408, nor more than 652
- New Party Packet Signature Requirement: 408+
County Clerk, Treasurer, Sheriff, Assessor, Regional Superintendent of Schools, County Board Members (2022)
Consolidated Election - Odd year elections for local offices.
- Greater Brownstown Park District - Commissioners (4?)
- St. Elmo Community Park District - Commissioners (4)
- Vandalia Park District - Commissioners (1?)
- Mulberry Grove Community Unit #1 - Board Members (4)
- Cowden-Herrick District 3A - Board Members (3)
- Altamont Community Unit #10 - Board Members (3)
- Beecher City Community Unity #20 - Board Members (3)
- Nokomis Community Unit #22 - Board Members (4)
- Patoka Community Unity #100 - Board Members (3?)
- Brownstown Community Unit #201 - Board Members (3?)
- St. Elmo Community Unit #202 - Board Members (4)
- Vandalia Community Unit #203 - Board Members (4)
- Ramsey Community Unit #204 - Board Members (4)
- South Central Community Unit #401 - Board Members (4)
- Village of Bingham
- Village of Brownstown
- Village of Farina
- Village of Ramsey
- City of St. Elmo
- Village of St. Peter
- City of Vandalia
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