Campaign Finance Reporting and Filing Periods

​​ Campaign Finance Information

Reporting and Filing Periods
In any calendar year during which there is a regularly scheduled election, or a special election, at which any candidates, measures, questions or propositions appear or may appear on the ballot, the political committee shall file each of the following campaign finance reports. (A.R.S. §§ 16-913(B) and 16-913(C))

​PRE-ELECTION REPORT – (PRIMARY ELECTION)
Reporting Period: September 15, 2015 thru August 18, 2016
Filing Period: August 19, 2016 thru August 26, 2016

POST-ELECTION REPORT – (PRIMARY ELECTION)
Reporting Period: August 19 thru September 19, 2016
Filing Period: September 20 thru September 29, 2016

PRE-ELECTION REPORT (SPECIAL ELECTION)
Reporting Period: September 20 thru October 27, 2016
Filing Period: October 28 thru November 4, 2016

POST-ELECTION REPORT (SPECIAL ELECTION)
Reporting Period: Start Date TBD* thru December 31, 2016
Filing Period: January 1, 2017 thru January 15, 2017

*State Law will be changing on November 5, 2016 regarding filing dates.  The City Clerk is seeking clarification regarding this start date and will provide further information as soon as it is available.

**If a Runoff Election is necessary, the reporting deadlines will be provided at that time.

File Campaign Finance Reports
All required campaign finance reports must be filed with the City Clerk by the deadline date to avoid penalties for late filing. To be considered received on time, the report must be submitted electronically and received by the City Clerk Department no later than 11:59 p.m. on the deadline date. (A.R.S. § 16-916). For additional information or if you have questions, please contact the City Clerk Department at 602-262-6837 or by email at phoenixelections@phoenix.gov or by using the 7-1-1 Relay System.​