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Recount Materials for Candidates

Order of Recount for the Municipal Election for Judge of the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania

Statewide Return and Recount Directive and Procedures

Delaware County Notice for the Recount of Votes for the Office of the Court of the Commonwealth

Delaware County Board of Elections Plan for Conducting the Statewide Automatic Recount for the Judge of the Commonwealth Court at the November 2, 2021 Municipal Election

Write-in Materials for Candidates

Write-In Vote Totals – Nov 2, 2021

Petition for Write-In Candidate to Seek “Cumulation” of Votes (11/17/2021 Deadline)

Poll Watcher Certificates

Poll Watcher Certificates: Instructions & Application for Party Chair

Poll Watcher Certificates: Instructions & Application for Candidates

Guidance Concerning Poll Watchers and Authorized Representatives


Nomination Packet - Political Bodies

Nomination Packet - Minor Political Parties

DOS Guide for Candidates and Campaign Workers Regarding 2021 Nomination Petitions

Finance and Filing Forms

DOS Campaign Finance Reporting Calendar

DOS Campaign Finance Frequently Asked Questions

Campaign Finance Report (DSEB-502)

Campaign Finance Statement (DSEB-503)

Political Committee Registration Statement (DSEB-500)

Authorization of Political Committee to Receive Funds on Behalf of a Candidate (DESB501)

Unsworn Declaration in Lieu of Sworn Statement for Campaign Finance Reports

Unsworn Declaration in Lieu of Sworn Statement for Campaign Finance Statements

Late Contributions - 24 Hour Report

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Information for Candidates

Running for Office

Campaign Finance

Campaign Finance Online Filing

Campaign Finance Reporting Law

Lobbying Disclosure

Notice and Order Regarding Objections to Nomination Petitions or Papers

Request for Voter Lists Form


Call the Delaware County Bureau of Elections at (610) 891-4673.

You can also contact the Pennsylvania Department of State at or by phone (717) 787-5280.

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