Federal and State Offices are filed at the State Board of Elections. The only County candidates that must be filed at the Prince George's County Board of Elections for 2020 are:
Board of Education - Districts 1, 4, 5, 7, and 8.
There is a filing fee of $25. The fee may be paid by credit card, check, money order or cash.
Prior to filing Certificate of Candidacy, each candidate must file a campaign account. A campaign account is established by filing a Statement of Organization with the State Board of Elections. This may be done directly by going to MCRIS.
Note that most campaign activities can be performed using this system. Valuable information and forms can be easily accessed there when you need them. Additionally for your convenience, there is a user manual, video overview and video manual to walk you through using it.