Filing & Qualifying for Office

If you are interested in becoming a candidate for office in Sarasota County or have questions about the information listed below, please contact the Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections office at (941) 861-8606.

Offices up for Election

Click here for a list of offices and when they are up for election.

Qualifying Office Contacts

Federal, State, Multi-County Candidates: Florida Division of Elections

County Candidates: Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections (941) 861-8606.

Municipal Candidates: Municipal Clerk

2021 County Qualifying Dates

Holiday Park & Tri-Par Estates Park & Recreation Districts
8 a.m., Monday, Dec 28, 2020 - 5 p.m., Thursday, Dec 31, 2020

Official Email and Physical Addresses for County & Special District Candidate Qualifying

Email Address:
Physical Addresses:

Supervisor of Elections Offices

Terrace Building, 7th Floor
101 S. Washington Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34236

Robert L. Anderson Administration Building
4000 Tamiami Trail S., Rm 114
Venice, FL 34293

Biscayne Plaza
13640 Tamiami Trail
North Port, FL 34287