Run for Office

Thank you for your interest in running for office as a Libertarian. Every election cycle, the Libertarian Party has hundreds of candidates on ballots across America. By running for office, you give liberty a voice and voters a choice. Here is some basic information to help get you started:

Step 1: Determine what kind of candidate you wish to be. (See graphic below.)
Step 2: Fill out this form and we will forward the information you provide to our appropriate state party affiliates.
Step 3: Contact your state party and/or county party by email or phone.
Step 4: Learn the process for filing for your candidacy. Ethics rules and regulations vary from state to state. Contact your state party for more information about local rules.

If you have questions, email or call 1-800-ELECT-US.