If you are a legally registered voter and interested in running for local election of town offices in the Town of Guilford, you must submit the Petition for Candidacy form and the Consent of Candidate form to the Town Clerk. These forms are available at the town office or can be downloaded from the links below.
The Petition of Candidacy form must be filed with the Town Clerk no later than the sixth Monday preceding the election. The Petition for Candidacy form must be signed by no fewer than 1% of the registered voters (no fewer than 18 registered voters in 2016).
The Consent of Candidate form must be filed with the Town Clerk no later than 5:00 pm on the Wednesday after the deadline for the Petition of Candidacy form.