Running for Office

Candidates can find information they need to run for office in Pennsylvania. 

Special Elections

Pennsylvania holds special elections when someone in office can no longer serve. Special elections may be held during a general election, during a primary election, or on a different day designated by the election office. 

Directives and Guidance

View current directives and guidance the Department has shared with County Election Officials. 

Voting and Election Reports

We post reports on various subjects about elections in Pennsylvania. 

Federal Grants

The state receives grants through the Help America Vote Act. Here is how we used that money to help voters. 

Voting and Election Statistics

Find information on voter registration, election results, and how to request data. 

Pennsylvania Voters

Visit our voter education website for official, trustworthy information about voting in Pennsylvania.