Election Information

Please contact the City Clerk at 760/ 346-2489 to set up an appointment to receive nomination papers.

Qualified Candidates:


Election Notices:

Candidate Information

City of Indian Wells:
Instructions for candidates
Candidate's committee
Resolution calling election
Political Activities Policy at IW Golf Resort
Political sign regulations
Past election results

Registrar of Voters:
Services to candidates
Campaign practices
Election calendar for candidates
Vote by Mail ballots
Voter registration information
Application to purchase registration information - Return to City Clerk or Registrars Office 
Secretary of State Ballot Designation Regulations

Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC):
FPPC Local Candidate Manual No. 2
FPPC campaign filing deadlines
FPPC campaign filing documents (Forms 501, 410, 460, 470, 497)
FPPC Form 700
FPPC advertising requirements and restrictions
FPPC candidate toolkit - getting started
FPPC fact sheets
Recent changes to the Political Reform Act

League of California Cities:
A Guide to the Ralph M. Brown Act

Important Websites