Consolidated Local Election Information

April 4, 2023 Consolidated Local Election Information has been made available on the Village's website below. Please note this information is provided as a public service. The Village of Fox Lake and its Clerk/Deputy Clerks make no representations regarding the accuracy or validity of these forms or this information. Please be sure to consult with an attorney before using or taking action on these forms. Anyone who uses these forms does so at his/her own risk.  

Consolidated Local Election Information


Consolidated Local Election Helpful Links and Docs

Independent Candidates Filing Information 

New Political Party Filing Information 

Petition Packet Filing Information

The first day to file nomination papers at the Village of Fox Lake is on Monday, December 12, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. and the last day to file is Monday, December 19, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

The Village of Fox Lake will be able to accept petitions 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday during the petition filing period at Village Hall located at 66 Thillen Drive Fox Lake, IL.

On the first day to file, December 12, 2022, those arriving by 8 a.m., will be provided with a “simultaneous filer” receipt, and will be placed into the lottery to determine ballot placement.

On the last day to file, December 19, 2022, any petitions filed during the last hour, between 4:00 and 5:00 p.m. will be considered a simultaneous file, and placed in a lottery to determine ballot placement.

No petitions will be accepted after 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 19, 2022.

To file an objection petition, staff will be available to assist you at the Village Hall office from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on December 20 – 22, 2022 and from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on December 27 – 28, 2022.

Please note the Village Hall offices are closed on December 23 – 26, 2022 for the Holidays.

The last day to file an objection petition is Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. 

The Village Clerk and staff cannot provide a review of nominating papers or legal opinions regarding petition papers. Prospective candidates are strongly encouraged to consult competent legal counsel regarding qualifications to seek office, preparation of petition papers, circulator requirements, signature requirements, etc. After petition papers have been filed, pages cannot be amended or added. A receipt for filing the required Statement of Economic Interests and the Statement of Candidacy may be added until 5 p.m. on the last day to file.

For questions regarding the April 4, 2023 Consolidated Election please contact Lake and McHenry Counties or the Illinois State Board of Elections.