Candidate Nomination Period for September 14, 2021 California Gubernatorial Recall Election begins Friday, July 9, 2021

Versión en español – El Período de NombramientoPara Candidatos Para la Elección de Destitución del Gobernador de California del 14 de septiembre de 2021comenzará el viernes, 9 de julio de 2021

(Ventura) – On July 1, 2021, Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis issued a proclamation declaring the California Gubernatorial Recall Election to be held on Tuesday, September 14, 2021.

Official nomination documents for candidates interested in the office of Governor may be obtained beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021, at the Ventura County Elections Division, Hall of Administration, Lower Plaza, 800 South Victoria Avenue, Ventura. Nomination documents must be filed with the Ventura County Elections Division by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 16, 2021. Appointments for candidate filing are highly recommended and can be scheduled online at

Candidate information, including qualifications for running for office can be found on the California Secretary of State’s website,, under the “California Gubernatorial Recall Election” icon.

For more information, visit or call (805) 654-2664.