Election Information

The City Clerk serves as the local elections official and coordinates with the County of Orange in conducting municipal elections. The City of Orange consolidates its regular general municipal elections with statewide elections held on the first Tuesday of November of even-numbered years to fill expired City Council terms and conducts elections in accordance with the California Elections Code and local regulations.

November 8, 2022, General Municipal Election

The next General Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. The election will be for the Mayor (at-large) for a full term of two (2) years; three (3) Councilmember District seats (Districts 1, 4, and 6), each for a full term of four (4) years; and Councilmember District seat 3 for a short term of two (2) years. 

Information will be updated on this site periodically. Should you have specific election questions, please contact the Office of the City Clerk at (714) 744-5500 or email the City Clerk at pcoleman@cityoforange.org.

For information pertaining to any County or Statewide election, please visit the Orange County Registrar of Voters (ocvote.com) or California Secretary of State (sos.ca.gov). 

  1. November 2020 Election Notices and Resolutions
  2. Campaign Contribution Limit
  3. Eligibility to Run for Office
  4. Candidate Handbook
  5. Sign Regulations
  6. Candidate Resources
  7. Voter Information
  8. Campaign Filings
  9. Where to Vote in Orange
  10. Past Election Results

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Council Districts

On November 12, 2019, the Orange City Council adopted Ordinance No. 06-19 moving the City from at-large to district-based elections.The November 3, 2020, election was the first conducted in the by-district system. In by-district elections, the City is divided into Council districts. Each voter resides within one of those districts, and participates in the election of one City Council member who must also reside in and be a registered voter of that district. The Mayor, City Clerk, and City Treasurer are elected at large. Please click here to view the District Map. To verify your Council District, click on the interactive map below.

If you need further assistance, please call the City of Orange City Manager’s Office at (714) 744-7222 or email cminfo@cityoforange.org.

Register to Vote
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To find out if you are currently registered to vote, click the link below to visit the Orange County Registrar of Voters website.
To view an interactive map with address search, click the link below.