Election Petition Information

Election petitions are now available for the 2020 election season! To obtain an election petition packet, please stop by the Williams County Auditor's Office (206 E Broadway in Williston) or download it online

Positions up for Election

County Commissioner District 2
  • Votes cast in 2016: 2,035
  • Petition signatures needed
    • Minimum: 41
    • Maximum: 102
County Commissioner District 4
  • Votes cast in 2016: 1,782
  • Petition signatures needed
    • Minimum: 36
    • Maximum: 89


Individuals must be a resident of Williams County to run for any office.
Individuals running for County Commission must reside in the appropriate district. 
Use this map to determine your County Commission district.


All petitions with the appropriate number of signatures as instructed by the Auditor's Office must be turned in to the Auditor's Office (206 E Broadway Williston, ND) by 4:00 PM CT April 6, 2020


Please contact the Williams County Auditor's Office by calling 701-577-4500, e-mailing AuditorsDept@co.williams.nd.us, or stopping by their office if you have questions.

206 East Broadway
Williston, ND 58801

Mailing Address:
PO Box 2047
Williston, ND 58802-2047


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