Please read the information provided below carefully and contact Chairman Reynolds at 334-303-9999 or email Secretary Warbington if you have any questions. We will try to respond promptly, however, please keep in mind that we may not be able to reply until after the workday has ended.
1. Candidate Qualifying Deadline. The deadline for candidate qualifying to run for office in (a) Shelby County or (b) statewide is Friday, November 10, 2023. All qualifying paperwork and fees must be filed no later than 5:00 p.m. CST on Friday, November 10, 2023. Anyone who files after that time will not be granted ballot access. All qualifying fees are non-refundable.
2. Qualifying for Shelby County offices. Please CLICK HERE for the Shelby County Republican Party Qualifying Packet. Qualifying fees will be provided when you submit the qualifying form.
Board of Education, Place 3
County Commission, Places 1 – 9
3. Qualifying for statewide office. To qualify to run for state office, starting October 16, 2023, go:
Online at the ALGOP website (will be disabled at 5 pm CST on November 10, 2023).
In-person at ALGOP headquarters (3505 Lorna Road, Birmingham, AL 35216)
Qualifying fees will be provided when you submit the qualifying form.
If you have any questions or need assistance with qualifying for statewide office, please call ALGOP headquarters at (205) 212.5900.
Qualifying information for statewide office may also be found at the Alabama Secretary of State website with instructional videos and forms.