Candidate Information

Candidate Forms

Declaration of Candidacy forms will be available at a later date via the Secretary of State's Office.  Candidate filing day is August 29, 2023, and will occur at the Dona Ana County Clerk's Office from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Campaign Finance

The Campaign Finance Portal will be available at a later date.

2021 Candidate submissions can be viewed in this folder.

Sierra Club PAC formation can be viewed here.

Fill the Close Out Affidavit when all campaign funds have been expended. This form should be notarized and turned into the City Clerk.

Information on the Rules

All City Codes, including those related to elections, can be searched and read on MuniCode. Particularly relevant are the sections on filing finance reports and political signs. Any violations related to signage can be reported to the LCPD Codes Enforcement at 575-528-4100

Regulations for Poll Watchers and Observers are regulated by New Mexico State Statute Section 1-2-29.

Las Cruces City Charter and current FY budget are both available online.

A map of the City Districts is available online.