Election Schedule & Deadlines for Candidates

***Last day to register to vote in the November 3, 2020 General Election is October 19, 2020***

Election Calendar


Election Calendars for the City of Hesperia Elections are posted prior to each election. The next General Election for the City of Hesperia will be held on November 3, 2020. Three Council seats will be up for election at that time, one seat each in Districts 1, 4, 5. Please check back periodically for updates.


IMPORTANT DATES:


Deadline
Period Details
7/31/20
1/1/20 -  6/30/20
All open committees created prior to 6/30/2020 must file a Form 460.
*7/13/20 - 8/7/20
7/13/20 - 8/7/20
Filing Period for Nomination Papers and Candidate's Statements. Please Contact the City Clerk's Office at (760) 947-1026 for more information.
*Within 24 hours
8/5/20 - 11/3/20
  • File if contribution of $1,000 or more in the aggregate is received from a single source
  • File if a contribution of $1,000 or more in the aggregate is made to another candidate or measure being voted upon November 3, 2020
  • The recipient of a non-monetary contribution of $1,000 or more must file a Form 497 within 48 hours from the time the contribution is received
  • File by personal delivery, e-mail, guaranteed overnight service, fax or online, if available
*8/7/20
  Last day to file Nomination Papers
8/12/20
  Last day to file Nomination Papers - Extended Filing Period if incumbent fails to file
8/10/20
  Last day of Public Review Period for Candidate Statements
*9/24/20 7/1/20 - 9/19/20
1st Pre-Election Statement. Each candidate listed on the ballot must file a Form 460 or Form 470 for the period indicated.
*10/22/20 9/20/20 - 10/17/20
2nd Pre-Election Statement. All committees must file Form 460.
10/27/20
10/5/20 - 10/27/20
Voters may request vote by Mail in Ballots with regular applications
10/19/20
  Last day to register to vote
11/3/20
  Election Day
*1/31/21
 10/18/20 - 12/31/20
Semi-Annual. All committees must file Form 460 unless the committee filed termination Forms 410 and 460 before December 31, 2020.

*Candidate filing requirements - Candidates running for office must meet the filing deadlines. Failure to meet these deadlines will result in fines by the FPPC.

Additional Information

For more information, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (760) 947-1018 or email us at Elections@cityofhesperia.us