How to register private candidates

How to register private candidates

If you’re looking to run a private election in the United States, you’ll need to register with the Federal Election Commission (FEC). Here’s everything you need to know about registering as a private candidate.

Requirements for registering a private candidate

To register a private candidate in the United States, you will need to provide the following information:

-Your full name

-Your date of birth

-Your place of birth

-Your citizenship

-Your Social Security number

-Your driver’s license or state identification card number

-A copy of your valid passport

The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) will also request your criminal history record check.

You may also be required to provide additional information, such as your bank account numbers and investment portfolios.

Please note that you will need to provide your current contact information, including your mailing address and email address, in order to receive ballots  and other election-related materials.

How to complete the registration process

If you are a private candidate working with a campaign or political party, the registration process can be a bit more challenging than if you are registering with the government. Here are some tips to help you complete the registration process:

-First, research the registration requirements for your chosen political party. Some parties may require candidates to submit a certain amount of signatures or donations in order to be registered, while others may only require an online application.

-Once you have determined the specific registration requirements for your chosen political party, gather all of the necessary documents. This might include a copy of your identification card, proof of residence, and any other documentation that is required by the party.

-Once you have gathered all of the necessary documents, take them to your local voter registration office. You will need to provide the voter registration office with your identification card, proof of residence, and any other documentation that was gathered from you during the registration process.

-After providing all of the required documents to the voter registration office, wait patiently while they process your application. Depending on how busy the voter registration office is, this process could take a few hours or even a few days.

-Once yourapplication has been processed, you will be given a voter registration card and a certificate of registration. You can now vote in elections as a registered voter!

After registration is completed, what steps need to be taken?

After registration is completed, the candidate must complete the Candidate’s Declaration of Intent form and submit it to the Election Commission.

After registration is completed, candidates must print and complete the Candidate Registration Form and return it to the Board office.

Candidates must also submit a $500.00 registration fee to the Board office.


As a private school, we understand the importance of maintaining strict privacy policies when it comes to our admissions process. That’s why we have developed this guide on how to register private candidates for our school. If you have any questions about registering your child as a student at our school, please don’t hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to help.