The nomination period for the November 6, 2012 General Election will close at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 10, 2012. In the event that an incumbent officer fails to file for re-election, the nomination period for that office is extended until Wednesday, August 15, 2012 for any eligible candidate except for the incumbent.
Nomination documents are available at the Alameda County Registrar of Voters Office, 1225 Fallon St., Room G-1, in Oakland. Candidates for municipal offices should contact the respective City Clerk for information on obtaining nomination documents.
For more information, contact the Registrar of Voters office at (510) 272-6933.