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P.O. Box 40
1500 Idalia Rd, Building D, Bernalillo, NM 87004
Phone: (505) 867-7577
Fax: (505) 867-7638

Office hours: 
Open: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for lunch
Phone: 505-867-7572
Fax: 505-771-8610

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District Maps (effective 01/01/2023)
Previous Elections

Previous elections can be found on the
BOE - Previous Elections page which includes
information from the following elections:
  •   2022 General Election
  •   2022 Primary Election

2023 Regular Local Election - System Recheck of Precinct 66
 Monday, December 18, 2023 at 9:00 a.m. - Read Notice


Current and Upcoming Elections

  • 2024 Primary Election – June 4, 2024
    • 2024 Primary Election Overview
      The Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, June 4, 2024. There are three major parties in the state: Democratic, Libertarian, Republican.

2024 Primary Candidate Guide
March 12, 2024 – Candidate filing day for all other individuals and those who did not receive preprimary designation for the 2024 Primary Election – and First Filing Opportunity for Candidates that failed to received party designation is Tuesday, March 12, 2024 – between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.
March 19, 2024 – Write-In Filing Day and final opportunity for Pre-Primary designation candidates who failed to receive party designation will be on Tuesday, March 19, 2024 – between 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

WHERE TO FILE - Proper Filing Officer
Declarations of candidacy and candidate qualification documents by any candidate for statewide or federal office – will file with the Secretary of State.
Declarations of candidacy and candidate qualification documents by all other candidates – will file with the county clerk of the county in which the candidate resides.

Each Candidate filing to appear on the Primary Election ballot must submit a Declaration of Candidacy (and any other required forms) to their proper filing officer (see above section “Where to File – Proper Filing Officer”), during the designated hours.

Declarations of Candidacy for any other office to be nominated in the primary election shall be filed with the county clerk in which the candidate resides (except for federal and statewide offices), between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Refer to Section 1-8-26 (B), NMSA 1978.

Filing Fees for County Candidates: The filing fee in the primary election for any county office shall be fifty dollars ($50.00), which shall be paid at the time of the filing of the declaration of candidacy for nomination by a political party. Refer to Section 1-8-41, NMSA 1978. • Declarations of Candidacy and additional nominating petitions for candidates that failed to receive party designation shall be filed with the secretary of state either ten (10) days following the date of the preprimary convention at which the candidate failed to receive the designation, or on the date all declarations of candidacy and nominating petitions are due pursuant to the provisions of the Primary Election Law, whichever is later. A candidate who fails to receive the preprimary convention designation that the candidate sought may collect additional signatures to total at least four percent (4%) of the total vote of the candidate’s party in the state. Refer to Section 1-8-33 (D), NMSA 1978.

2024 Primary Affidavit of Designation
2024 Primary Declaration of Candidacy
2024 Primary Declaration of Intent Write in Candidacy for Primary
2024 Primary Paupers Statement
2024 Primary Statewide Nominating Petition – English
2024 Primary Statewide Nominating Petition – Spanish
2024 Primary Affidavit of Withdrawal of Candidacy

Financial Disclosures Statements (FDS): A candidate for legislative or statewide office who has not already filed a financial disclosure statement with the secretary of state in the same calendar year shall file a financial disclosure statement at the time of filing a declaration of candidacy. Financial disclosure statements must be filed online, using the Campaign Finance Information System: Pursuant to Section 10-16A2(H) NMSA 1978, candidate for legislative or statewide offices who does not file a FDS before the date for qualification of the person as a candidate shall be disqualified by the proper filing officer as a candidate.

All current, sitting elected officials have already filed a financial disclosure statement for 2022 and must bring a copy with them to file as part of their required paperwork on candidate filing day.
If you are a new candidate for legislative or statewide office, you must complete a financial disclosure statement before candidate filing day and then bring a copy with you when you file.
Financial disclosure filings must be completed online through the Secretary of State’s Campaign Finance Information System (CFIS)


2024 General Election – November 5, 2024
- More information coming soon

Sample Ballots


Register, check, and update your Voter Information at the links below:

Military and overseas voting

New Mexicans serving and living overseas may vote in elections in their home state, per federal law. (An FPCA is also considered a request for an absentee ballot. Please submit a new FPCA each year in order to continue to receive an absentee ballot for each election.)

E-mail , mail, or fax (505) 867-7638 your signed FPCA to your County Clerk.

Dates to Remember

Upcoming Statewide Elections
2024 Primary Election: Tuesday, June 4, 2024
2024 General Election: Tuesday, November 5, 2024