If you are interested in running for an elected office, contact our office for the qualifications a candidate must meet to hold the office you are seeking and the fees associated with the office that must be paid at the time of qualifying.
We cannot accept personal or campaign checks, the fees must be paid by cash, a bank certified check or a USPS Money Order.
Nominating petitions are available in our office. There are strict guidelines you must adhere to if you choose to use a nominating petition to waive your qualifying fees. We will be happy to go over those with you and answer any questions that we can.
If you have questions, feel free to contact one one of our Co-Directors of Elections
Jean Ann East [email protected]
337-437-3558 Ext 123
Princella Ryan [email protected].
337-437-3558 Ext 144
Qualifying for the March 25, 2017 and April 29, 2017 Elections
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Friday, January 13, 2017
Qualifying Hours are 8:30 am - 4:30 pm daily
Qualifying Fees for the March 25, 2017 Election Click here for offices and fees to qualify.
Qualifying Period Primary General
January 11-13, 2016 March 25, 2017 April 29, 2017
City of Lake Charles Mayor
|Leon "Joe" Banks|
|Dana Carl Jackson|
|Marshall Simein Jr.|
|Wilford Carter Sr.|
|Eligha Guillory Jr.|
|Nicholas "Nic" Hunter|
City of Lake Charles Council Member District A
|Christopher "Coach" Archinard|
|Cary A. Chavis|
City of Lake Charles Council Member District B
|Nicole J. Moncrief|
|Lionel "Sarge" Taylor|
City of Lake Charles Council Member District C
|Randy L. Thibodeaux|
|Nadine Dunbar Gillis|
City of Lake Charles Council Member District D
City of Lake Charles Council Member District E
City of Lake Charles Council Member District F
|Kelvin "Dexter" Naylor, Sr.|
|Michael Cuba, Jr.|
City of Lake Charles Council Member District G
Town of Vinton Mayor
|Kenneth O. Stinson|
|Chad Ivery Perry|
Town of Vinton Police Chief
|Michael "M. Tyler" Roach|
Town of Vinton Council Member
|Hubert "Gilly" Gaillard|
|Richard "Fats" Huval|
|"B. B." Loyd|
City of Sulphur Council Member District 3
|Melinda D. Hardy|
City of Sulphur School Board District 12
Last Updated Tuesday, January 13th, 2017 5:15 PM.
This information is unofficial until qualifying is closed.