Auditor Home Elections Financial Services Licensing Recording Search Our Site Contact Us Locate Us Return to Thurston County
Thurston County Elections  
 
What are the Qualifications for Filing?
 
Minimum Qualifications:
  All candidates must reside in the district for which they are filing and be a registered voter at the time of filing.
  Candidates for U.S. Senate must be 30 years old and a citizen for at least nine years.
  U.S. Congressional candidates must be 25 years old and a citizen for at least seven years.
 

State Supreme and District Court, and county Superior Court Judge candidates must be a member of the Washington State Bar Association.