Current Elections

Council Applications - District One Vacancy

The application period is now closed. Below is link to those applications that have been accepted by the City Clerk and will be forwarded to the City Council for consideration.


At the December 16, 2020, City Council Meeting, the City Clerk's Office was directed to accept applications for the District One Council Vacancy.  Applicant must live in District One.  Applications are due to the City Clerk by January 8, 2021, at 4:00 pm.  Applications can be submitted electronically, by mail, or in person. Please contact the City Clerk's Office at (760) 435-3001 if you have any questions.


General Municipal Election - November 3, 2020

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.