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Elections
The Town Secretary serves as the Elections Administrator for the Town. Currently the Town contracts with the Dallas County Elections Department for administration and coordination of any regular or special Town Elections. 

Town Council Elections are held annually on the first Saturday of May.

Voter registration information can be found by visiting the Dallas County Elections Department.

2018 ELECTION INFORMATION FOR TOWN COUNCIL
The Town of Sunnyvale will hold a General and Special Election on May 5, 2018. 

All General and Special Election voting will occur at Town Hall on the designated election and early voting days.

General Election

The May 5, 2018, General Election will be for Places 5 and 6 on the Town Council.   The elected officials for Places 5 and 6, shall hold their office for a period of three years from May 2018 to May 2021.  The Filing Period Notice (Secretary of State Form 3-2a) provides that the period for filing begins on January 17th, and ends at 5:00 p.m. on February 16th.  Those wishing to apply for a place on the ballot should carefully review the 2018 Candidate Packet, which includes forms and important dates.

Special Election

The May 5, 2018, Special Election will be for one Mayor, the elected official for Mayor, shall hold their office for a period of one year from May 2018 to May 2019.  The Filing Period Notice (Secretary of State Form 3-2a) provides that the period for filing begins on January 17th and ends at 5:00 p.m. on February 16th.  Those wishing to apply for a place on the ballot should carefully review the 2018 Candidate Packet (use link above), which includes forms and important dates.

HOME RULE CHARTER
The residents of the Town of Sunnyvale elected to adopt a Home Rule Charter on May 11, 2013. Please see the FAQs and Fact Sheet for more information.