Become a Candidate

The Page County Republican Committee is recruiting candidates for offices at all levels.  We’re here to help you with information, advice and referrals. Please contact the GOP Chairman Dan Bogdewic at (703) 231-9253 or email at Contact@PageGOP.org

Candidates for office in Virginia must meet certain qualifications and are required to file specific documents in order to qualify to appear on the ballot.  Generally, all candidates must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Be qualified to vote for and hold the office sought, and
  • Be a resident of the Commonwealth of Virginia for one year immediately preceding the election.

For more information on becoming a candidate including forms, bulletins, calendars and more, please visit the Virginia Department of Elections Candidate/PAC website.

Citizens who are interested in running for state or local offices in Virginia should start by downloading the appropriate Candidate Information Bulletin from the Virginia Department of Elections website to get information about qualifications for a particular office, filing requirements and deadlines, where to file the required forms and documents, and other information about running for a particular office. All candidates for office must also comply with state laws regarding campaign finance and advertising.