Current Elections

  General Municipal Election - November 8, 2022

The next General Municipal Election will be held on November 8, 2022, for District 1 and District 2. The City Clerk will issue nomination papers from July 18 to August 12, 2022 (Elections Code 10220).

In order to obtain nomination papers, you will need to schedule a time to meet with City Clerk. Please email or call (760) 435-3001 to schedule an appointment.

Election Sign Information (November 8, 2022)

Legal Notices

Notice of Election

Notice of Nominees

Election Resolutions 2022

Notice Extended Filing Period - District 2 

Candidate Roster with Ballot Designations

Candidate Statements - District 1

Candidate Statements - District 2

For electronic filing of Campaign Disclosure Reports (Forms 501, 410, 460, 461, 470, 496, etc.)

Oceanside is a Charter City but follows the California Elections Code, Government Codes and Fair Political Practices Commission regulations in all election matters. The City Clerk serves as the Election Officer for the City. All election-related questions should be addressed to the City Clerk Department at (760) 435-3001 or e-mailed to

Oceanside consolidates its elections with San Diego County, working with the San Diego County Registrar of Voters.

For more information you may visit the San Diego Registrar's website.

To check your current voter registration you may visit the San Diego Registrar's website.