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San Mateo County Assessor-Clerk-Recorder-Elections
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Official Election Site of San Mateo County

MARK CHURCH, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder

Campaign Finance Information


The Political Reform Act requires candidates to file campaign statements disclosing contributions received and expenditures made.  The statutory requirements of the Political Reform Act are contained in Sections 81000-91015 of the California Government Code and are enforced by the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC). Therefore, questions and clarifications should be directed to the FPPC.


For more information, contact the Technical Assistance Division of the Fair Political Practices Commission at:


1102 Q Street, Suite 3000
Sacramento, CA 95811

(916) 322-5660



Basic Campaign Filing Guidelines


Candidates and Committees involved in San Mateo County elections can file their Campaign Finance Disclosure Statements electronically with the Registration & Elections Division. Simply click on the link below and follow the instructions to upload.

Campaign Finance Disclosure Forms

The general public can view and print redacted campaign disclosure forms for candidates, committees, and officeholders in image format, filed pursuant to state and County law. Information on this site is searchable by election, candidate/officeholder, committee name and measure. Please note that not all Campaign Finance Reports may be available online, please contact our office at (650) 312-5222 for more information.

View Existing Campaign Finance Reports


Campaign disclosure forms and manuals on the FPPC website


PDF San Mateo County Ordinance Affecting Campaign Contributions


All Campaign Finance Deadline Schedules


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Registration & Elections Division
40 Tower Road, San Mateo, CA 94402
Phone: (650) 312-5222
Fax: (650) 312-5348
Email: registrar@smcare.org


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