General Election Information
Municipal Elections are held every two even numbered years in November concurrent with county-wide General Elections.
The Pompano Beach City Commission is comprised of six members, the Mayor and five Commissioners. The Mayor is elected at-large for a four year term and each commissioner is elected by district for a two year term. Candidates for municipal office must file the appropriate forms with the City Clerk prior to opening a campaign account and to qualify for office. Elections are conducted in accordance with the provisions of the City Charter and Florida Statutes. For further information please call the City Clerk’s office at 954-786-4611.
Qualifying for Office
Pursuant to Section 7, Article II of the City’s Charter, Candidates shall have been residents of the election district from which they are elected for at least one (1) year immediately preceding their election. They shall have the qualifications of electors in the city and shall be registered to vote in the city. They must continue to reside during their term of office in the respective election district from which they are elected or appointed.
Qualifying and Assessment Fees
An amount equal to 1% of the annual salary of position sought plus $50 City filing fee (Sections 99.092(1) and 99.093(1) , F.S.). The fees must be paid by a check drawn from the campaign checking account. If you have any further questions regarding qualifying to run for an election, please contact the City Clerk's office at (954) 786-4611.
The General Election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 3, 2020, and will be held in all the Polling Places within the City, as designated by the Broward County Supervisor of Elections, from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
The electors of the City of Pompano Beach will be asked to vote to elect a qualified candidate, for the following seats:
District 1 Commissioner
District 2 Commissioner
District 3 Commissioner
District 4 Commissioner
District 5 Commissioner
See list of Candidates Qualified below.
Noon, Monday, June 8, 2020 to Noon, Friday, June 12, 2020
List of Candidates
For more information concerning this upcoming Election, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (954) 786-4611.
In an effort to practice social distancing during the period of COVID-19, persons interested to run for any of the positions listed above, please contact the City Clerk at (954)786-4611 or firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment.
Elections Database / Political Committee Databases
For information about registering to vote or general voting procedures, please contact the Broward County Supervisor of Elections' Office at 954-357-7050 between 8 am and 5 pm, Monday though Friday.
You may also register on-line using the Voter Registration Form provided by the State of Florida Division of Elections
Early Voting Schedule
To obtain an Absentee Ballot, please contact:
The Supervisor of Election's Office at (954) 357-7055
Visit any of the Supervisor of Election's Offices
Online - Absentee Ballot Request Form
Request by mail to:
115 S. Andrews Ave.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
If you are unsure of your precinct location, check the Broward County Supervisor of Elections Precinct Locator page, as it will provide the location of your designated voting precinct. Also, this site will also provide information on your elected officials and the dates of upcoming elections.
Becoming a Poll worker
For more information about becoming a poll worker, contact the Broward County Supervisor of Elections' Office on weekday between 8 am and 5 pm, at 954-357-7050.
You may register on-line using the Pollworker Information Form on the Broward County Supervisor of Elections website.