All information on this webpage is specific to the May 2022 City of Austin Special Election and the Campaign Finance Filing Requirements. Information will continually be updated as we approach the May 2022 Election. Please contact with any election related questions.

May 2022 Election Calendar / Calendario Electoral Mayo 2022

Proposition A - Amended Ordinance 20220203-050 / 20220203-050-Spanish  |  Ordinance 20220118-002 / 20220118-002-Spanish

May 7, 2022 - Election Day Voting Sites / 7 de mayo de 2022 - Sitios de Votación el Día de Elección

Early Voting Sites / Sitios de Votación Anticipada

Election Notice - May 7, 2022 / Aviso de Elección - 7 de mayo de 2022 (Updated 4/8/2022)

Sample Ballots and Early Voting Rosters:

E-Filing System

In July 2020, the City Clerk's Office launched a new electronic filing system for candidates and political action committees to file their campaign finance reports online.

Campaign Finance Contact Form

To file electronically and obtain an E-Filing account and password, candidates and political action committees need to submit the following two forms to the City Clerk’s Office:

The CTA form will still be required to be submitted in hard-copy to the City Clerk’s Office. The CTA form may also be accessed through the Texas Ethics Commission Forms & Instructions page. The  Campaign Finance Contact Form may be filled out and submitted online or in person. 

Campaign Finance

Beginning in July 2020, candidates and political action committees are required to submit their campaign finance reports using the City Clerk’s E-Filing System. Candidates must fill out and submit the Campaign Finance Contact Form online or in person before obtaining an E-Filing account.

On October 5, 2017, Council revised Chapter 2-2 relating to campaign finance and election fundraising.

See Ordinance 20171005-029.

For more information related to campaign finance reporting, go to the City Clerk's Campaign Finance Forms page.

Important Dates

First Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail Saturday, January 1, 2022
First Day of Early Voting in Person Monday, April 25, 2022
Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Last Day of Early Voting in Person Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Election Day Saturday, May 7, 2022