Filing for Committeeman or Committeewoman

Qualifications to file for Committeeman or Committeewoman

  • Registered and qualified voter of the City of St. Louis
  • Resident of the Ward one year prior to the election
  • There shall be a man a woman elected from each ward
  • One of each party: Republican, Democratic, Green, Libertarian, and Constitution


Four years


Elected at the Primary Election  (Presidential year)

Filing Dates

Filing opens for party candidates as follows:

Filing dates for Committeeman and Committeewoman candidates
Filing Opens 8:00am The last Tuesday in February immediately preceding the primary          
Filing Closes 5:00pm The last Tuesday in February immediately preceding the primary election.
Withdraw   The eleventh Tuesday prior.

Filing Fee

$100.00 filing fee paid to the Treasurer of the state or county  committee of the political party upon whose ticket the candidate seeks nomination. Required sum may be submitted by the candidate to the Board of Election Commissioners for the City of St. Louis.

Filing Authority

Declaration filed with the Board of Election Commissioners for the City of St. Louis.

Board of Election Commissioners

(314) 622-4336

300 N Tucker Blvd
St. Louis, Mo 63101

Monday - Friday 8 AM – 5 PM On Election Day Polls Open at 6 AM and Close at 7 PM

Contact the Board of Election Commissioners

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