Running For Office


The City Clerk's Office prepares a candidate packet of materials to assist individuals who may be interested in running for public office.  The 2017 Candidate Packet is now available and can be found below.

Candidates are also encouraged to refer to the Arizona State Constitution, the Arizona Revised Statutes, the Yuma City Charter and the Yuma City Code for legal requirements pertaining to candidates for elective office. The information below was prepared for the 2017 election cycle.