Important Notices & Deadlines

Polling Locations Information

A Voter's Guide regarding the November 3, 2020 election will be published in September 2020


Candidate Applications and Application Process

First Steps for Candidate Running for a City Office

Filing for Office:  Candidate Packet, includes Candidate Forms. Packets are also available from the City Clerk's office at City Hall, 405 E. Loop Street, Building 100. 

Eligibility Requirements are outlined in the City of Buda City Charter.


Candidates filing their application paperwork for the November 3, 2020 Election will be listed in this section. Candidate Application will include: 1) Application, 2) Appointment of Campaign Treasurer, and 3) Code of Fair Campaign Practices (optional). 




Important Dates and Locations for November 3, 2020 Election

  • Hays County Elections Office - Polling Locations and Precinct Information
  • July 18 - First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot
  • August 17 - Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot (5:00 p.m.)
  • August 23 - Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy (5:00 p.m.)
  • October 5 - Last Day to Register to Vote
  • October 19 - First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
  • October 23 - Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)
  • October 30 - Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance 
  • November 3 - Election Day
Voter ID flyer - Important Information
Voter ID flyer (Spanish version)