Filing Deadline: 2/18/2010
Primary Date: 5/4/2010
Filing Fee:

$150 US Senate

$85 US Rep

Handbook: Ohio Elections
Ohio Election Codes
Candidate Requirements
Elections (PDF)
Secretary of State Elections Department:

Elections: (614) 466-2585
General Agency Phone Number: (877) 767-6446 (SOS-OHIO) or local (614) 466-2655
Email webform

Law: Ohio Election Codes
Residency: An inhabitant of the state

US Senator:

Petition form: #2-C for party candidates filed with Secretary of State’s Elections Division – Columbus

Major party candidates: 1,000 signatures

US Rep:

Petition form: #2-E for party candidates

Filed with Board of elections of the most populous county within the congressional district

Major party candidates: 50 signatures

Elections (PDF)