2023 Candidate Information Packet

The Candidate Packet listed below outlines all of the information, forms and deadlines that a candidate will need for the upcoming election.  You may click on each item separately or you may download the entire packet here.  Candidates may also pick up an electronic candidate packet with the City Clerk's Office at 2401 Market Street, Baytown, Texas 77520.  For more information regarding candidate forms, filings and timelines, please contact the City Clerk at 281-420-6504.

Candidate Packet 

Candidate Memo (PDF)
City of Baytown Election Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (PDF)
Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot (PDF)
Application for a Place on the Ballot (instructions & Form) (PDF)
Candidate Qualifications (PDF)
Mayor's Designee Notice for Filing - City Clerk (PDF)
Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot (PDF)
Candidate Certificate of Withdrawal (Instruction & Form) (PDF) 
Uniform (Local) Filing Schedule 2023 (PDF)

Title 15, Texas Election Code, Regulating Political Funds and Campaigns (PDF)

Chapter 258, Texas Election Code, Fair Campaign Practices (PDF)

Code of Fair Campaign Practices Form (PDF)

Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer by a Candidate (Instructions and Form) (PDF) 

Campaign Finance Guide - Candidates Who File with Local Filing Authority (PDF)

Candidate/Officeholder Campaign Finance Report (Instructions and Form) (PDF)

City of Baytown Charter (PDF)

City of Baytown Map with Precincts & Districts (PDF) 

Baytown - Map of Designated Areas for City Hall/Community Center Grounds (PDF)

Complete 2023 Candidate Packet (PDF)