Candidate Resources

  1. Candidate Nomination Materials
  2. Regulations
  3. Agency Contact Info

Candidate resource documents, including the Candidate Guidelines book and all appendices, are available in Access Pismo:

Candidate Guidelines and Forms

Please remember to download the files locally for your own use if planning to fill or print a form. Fillable PDFs will not function fully in the Access Pismo interface and/or internet browser. Electronic and hard copies of these documents are also available from the City Clerk's Office upon request.

The documents provided online are the same documents provided in the Candidate Guidelines book issued to candidates seeking official nomination. Please note that these documents are for reference or use in conjunction with officially issued nomination materials only; In order to be qualify to be elected, prospective candidates must have official nomination papers issued by the City Clerk's Office. Please contact the Clerk's Office for more information at 805-773-4657.