How to register to run for office


Vernal City Offices 374 E Main Vernal, UT 84078 435.789.2255

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  • Each person seeking to run for office must file a Declaration of Candidacy Form or Nomination Petition in person with the City Recorder’s Office between the hours of 8 am and 5 pm at 374 East Main, Vernal, Utah 84078 during the candidate filing period.
  • The Nomination Petition must have signatures from 25 registered voters.
  • If a candidate will not be in Vernal during the filing period, contact the City Recorders office (435) 789-2255 for instructions to complete your Declaration of Candidacy.
  • Candidate Filing Period: June 1, 2017 through June 7, 2017
  • A Vernal City Municipal Election will be held to elect two  (2) Council members and the Mayor.  
  • The term of office will be four-years.