How to Run for Local Office

The members of Lisbon's governing body are elected to two-year staggered terms. During odd-numbered years, the Village President and two Trustees are elected, with the remaining two Trustees being elected in even-numbered years.

How to Get on the Ballot

If you would like to run for local office, please read the "Memo to Local Candidates" below, and download all of the forms to be completed. You may also contact Village Hall to ask that the forms be emailed/mailed to you, or request that a paper packet be printed for you to pick up. Additional information can be found on the Candidate landing page of the Wisconsin Elections Commission website.

**Please note that deadlines will vary for any Special Elections. Contact the Clerk's Office for more information.

Candidacy forms for the Village President and Trustees:

You may download a complete packet of 2024 candidacy documents here, or download individual documents below:

Please contact Village Hall with any questions.

Campaign Finance

For more information about registration and finance reporting, local candidates can visit the Local Campaign Finance page of the Wisconsin Ethics Commission website.