2018 Qualifying Dates

Candidate Qualifying Period Qualifying Dates
Town of Longboat Key ends November 20, 2017 at noon
US Senator, US Representative, Judicial, State Attorney and Public Defender (20th Circuit Only)  noon April 30, 2018 -
noon, May 4, 2018 
Governor and Cabinet, State Senator, State
Representative, County Offices and Special
District Candidates 
noon June 18, 2018 -noon, June 22, 2018 
City of Anna Maria noon June 18, 2018 -noon, June 22, 2018 
City of Bradenton  noon June 18, 2018 -noon, June 22, 2018  
City of Bradenton Beach noon June 18, 2018 -noon, June 22, 2018 
City of Holmes Beach noon June 18, 2018 -noon, June 22, 2018 
City of Palmetto noon June 18, 2018 -noon, June 22, 2018 
Trailer Estates Park & Recreation District ends at 5:00 pm on October 5, 2018