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If you are a legally registered voter and are interested in running for a town office in the Town of
Stamford, you must submit a Petition for Candidacy form and Consent of Candidate form to the Town Clerk.

These forms are available at the town office.

The Petition for Candidacy and Consent of Candidate forms must be filed with the town clerk no later than the sixth Monday preceding the election. The Petition for Candidacy form must be signed by a minimum of 1% of the registered voters (no fewer than 8 registered voters as of 2023).

For more information about running for office, please see the Vermont Secretary of State’s office
website. Link is: General Election Candidates (