Indivduals who plan to become a candidate for the Office of At Large Member of the Council must register with the Office of Campaign Finance by filing a Statement of Candidacy (OCF Form 15) within five (5) days of picking up petitions from the Board of Elections, accepting a contribution or making an expenditure in support of their candidacy.
If the individual plans to organize a committee in support of their candidacy, a Statement of Organization (OCF Form 14) must be filed within ten (10) days of filing their Statement of Candidacy. Further, a Statement of Acceptance of the Position of Chairperson (OCF Form 1) and a Statement of Acceptance of the Position of Treasurer (OCF Form 2) must be filed by the respective individuals who will be serving in those positions. Finally, if creating a committee, the candidate must file a Request for Candidate Waiver (OCF Form 5).
The aforementioned forms can be found on our website under "Downloadable Forms."
If you have any questions, please contact Wesley Williams, Public Affairs Manager, at (202) 671-0551 or firstname.lastname@example.org