Welcome to the County of Berks
Running for Office

Individuals who are interested in running for office should know:

  • The responsibilities and duties of the office they wish to seek
  • The qualifications necessary to hold that office
  • The legal rules and regulations regarding campaign finance reporting in Pennsylvania

A guide to running for office in Pennsylvania can be viewed at DOS - Running for Office

The links below provide more information to get you started. If you have further questions or concerns, please contact our office.



City of Reading Candidates (Please read)

Candidate Information

Write-in Candidate Information

Watcher / Observer Information

How to do a Write-In using ExpressVote

Regulations on Posting Campaign Signs