2022 Primary Election
June 7, 2022
The Primary Election is an election to determine which candidates will qualify for the General Election for a given party. In Iowa you must be a member of the political party of which you wish to vote for in order to participate. This is known as a "closed primary." The primary election is held on the 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday in June of each even-numbered year.
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Eligible Voters may now request an absentee ballot for the Primary Election held on
Tuesday, June 7, 2022. Please know though your ballot won't be mailed until 20 days prior to the election which is
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 And the deadline for a voter to pre-register or to request an absentee ballot to be mailed is
Monday, May 23, 2022 @ 5PM.
Download an absentee ballot request form. You'll need to print the absentee request form, fill it out, and deliver the form to your County Auditor, Michelle Dooley, or mail it to PO Box 435, Corydon, IA 50060.
Candidate Filing Periods
County Level Offices
March 7 – March 25, 2022 @ 5PM.
County Partisan Offices being voted on:
Two (2) Board of Supervisors At-Large
Number of Signatures required on Nomination Petition for the Primary
Republican Candidate at least 47 signatures.
Democrat Candidate at least 15 signatures.
Number of Signatures required on Nomination Petition for Partisan Office
By individuals of Non-Party Political Organization (NPPO) or Not Affiliated with any political party requires at least 50 signatures.
County Non-Partisan Offices being voted on during the General Election is
1 Township Clerk and 2 Township Trustees for each Township
Individuals who want to be a candidate for those offices must file only an affidavit of candidacy form during this filing period.
Other Non-Partisan County Offices
Filing Period for all other non-partisan offices in the county have no Start date to begin filing, but the deadline to file is
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 @ 5p.m.
County Public Hospital Trustee requires at least 50 signatures.
Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioner requires at least 25 signatures.
County Agricultural Extension requires at least 25 signatures
Guides/Forms are available from the Auditor’s Office and the
. Secretary of State Website
Candidate Information - 2022 Primary Election
Sample Ballots (PDF)