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Extension of Candidate Filing Period for the Presidential General Election

When incumbents do not file for re-election the filing period is extended.

SANTA ANA, CA – August 12, 2016 – The Registrar of Voters announced today that the nomination period has been extended until August 17, 2016, 5:00 p.m. for the offices listed below because the incumbent failed to file Nomination Papers by the August 12, 2016 deadline.

Any qualified person, other than the incumbent, can now file the Nomination Papers until August 17, 2016, 5:00 p.m., in the office of the Registrar of Voters, 1300 South Grand Avenue, Building C, Santa Ana, California.

Business hours are:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For further information, call the Registrar of Voters office at 714-567-7600, hit option “0” and ask for “Candidate and Voters Services” division.


  • North Orange County Community College District, Trustee Area 2
  • North Orange County Community College District, Trustee Area 7
  • Capistrano Unified School District, Trustee Area 3
  • Irvine Unified School District
  • Laguna Beach Unified School District
  • Orange Unified School District, Trustee Area 6
  • Saddleback Valley Unified School District
  • Santa Ana Unified School District
  • Huntington Beach City School District
  • Ocean View School District
  • Westminster School District
  • Capistrano Bay Community Services District
  • Emerald Bay Service District
  • Surfside Colony Community Services District
  • Three Arch Bay Community Services District
  • Silverado-Modjeska Recreation and Park District
  • Surfside Colony Storm Water Protection District
  • South Coast Water District
  • Yorba Linda Water District
  • Municipal Water District of Orange County, Division 7

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