Candidate Filing Information


To qualify for elective office, a candidate must:

  • Be qualified to vote
  • Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age on the date he or she would assume office
  • Be a resident of the city or will become a resident therein at least thirty (30) days before the election
  • Have no other affidavit on file for any other elected office
  • Pay a $5.00 filing fee
  • File an Affidavit of Candidacy form

If elected, candidates must further qualify for office by taking and filing an oath of office.



Filing Period & Location


Filing Period: TBD

See the Notice of Candidate Filing below for additional information.


Affidavit of Candidacy forms maybe obtained by calling or stopping at City Hall. 


Lake Crystal City Hall

100 E Robinson St

Monday-Friday 8:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. 



If you have any questions relating to filing for office or other election questions, please contact Teri Thompson-Hobart at (507) 726-2538 or via email at