Candidate Resources

  1. Candidate Nomination Materials
  2. Regulations

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

Candidate Guidelines and Forms

Please note: 

  • These documents are for 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 or email City Clerk Erica Inderlied at with questions, or to make an appointment.
  • These documents are intended as exhibits and reference materials. Fillable PDF versions of these forms, recommended for use by candidates for official filings, are available from the City Clerk’s Office and will be provided along with official nomination materials.