Dr. Gaylon McCollough, Chairman of the Baldwin County Republican Party, announced that persons desiring to be on the ballot for the March 1, 2016, primary election may file Declarations of Candidacy not earlier then October 5, 2015, or later than 5 PM, November 6, 2015. Declarations must be sent to Baldwin County Republican Party, Post Office Box 856, Foley, Alabama, 36536-0856 and be accompanied with payment of the filing fee which is 2% of the annual salary for the position. A copy of the necessary filing document can be obtained from the party by downloading on the Party web site, baldwincountygop.com. Financial documents required by the Fair Campaign Practices Act, and other information for candidates, must be obtained from the Secretary of State of Alabama at alabamavotes.gov. These documents must be filed with the Baldwin County Probate Court.
Offices that will be on the ballot that must qualify with the Baldwin County Party are Baldwin County School Board Districts 4 and 7. Other Baldwin County Offices up for inclusion in the Primary Election must file with the Alabama Republican Party.