Election Information


Election Dates



School and Special District Elections - May 6, 2014

Federal Primary Election - June 3, 2014

Federal General Election - November 4, 2014

Please note that special districts may run elections throughout the year


Anyone wishing to file for any position may pick up the form from the Election Department office at 800 South Main – Room 115 or by downloading it from the Election Department website http://flathead.mt.gov/election.  Persons wishing to file for Columbia Falls or Kalispell must be a registered elector of the district and file a Declaration of Nomination and the filing fee, along with a C1A.   Persons wishing to file for Whitefish must file the Petition of Nomination.  

With the implementation of the federal mandates contained in HAVA (Help America Vote Act) providing that all polling places be accessible to people with handicaps, many polling places locations have changed. Please verify your precinct number with the polling place changes, with the exception of Essex and Pleasant Valley, all polling places open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. on Election Day.