PHWD Elections

The next General Election of the Purissima Hills Water District will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2024, to elect three Board Directors each to a four-year seat.

Nomination Period

The candidate nomination period for the November 5, 2024 General Election opens at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, July 15, 2024 and closes at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 9, 2024, unless extended. Nomination papers will be available at the Registrar of Voters during the abovementioned period.

Prior to soliciting or receiving campaign contributions, a candidate must file form 501, Candidate Intention Statement, with the Registrar of Voters. This form is available here. Form 501 requires an original wet signature.

Additional required FPPC Filings include:

  • Form 470 (if the candidate anticipates receiving less than $2,000 in contributions). The original form needs to be returned to the Registrar of Voters.
  • Form 510 (if the candidate anticipates receiving more than $2,000 in contributions). The original form needs to be returned to the Secretary of State and a copy with the Registrar of Voters.
  • Form 700

These forms must be filed before spending, raising funds, or any contributions towards the candidacy. Instructions are provided in each form.

See links below for checklist and forms.

For any questions, you may contact the Candidate Services Division via phone at 408-299-8639 or email

Helpful Information Links

The websites below provide valuable election information for candidates. Please contact the District Secretary or Registrar of Voters Candidate Services Division if you have any questions.