San Bernardino City Candidates

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Candidate and Officeholder Campaign Contribution Limits

Candidates seeking any San Bernardino City elective office are subject to contribution limits from a single source per election. 

Effective Date

Contribution Limit
January 1, 2021 - December 31, 2022 $4,900
January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2020 $4,700
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018 $4,400
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2016 $4,200
January 1, 2013 - December 31, 2014 $4,100

Quick Tips

Separate Committee and Campaign Bank Account 
  • For each office you seek, including re-election to the same office, you must establish a new committee and campaign bank account.

Cash Contributions

  • Contributions of $100 or more made by a money order, cashier's check, or travelers cheque are prohibited. 

Electronic Filing

  • Candidates and committees have the option to file electronically.
  • Candidates and committees must file 24 hours reports electronically.

Advice

You may request advice by sending an email to csbadvice@fppc.ca.gov

If your question involves a complex legal issue, a formal advice letter may issued. Information on formal advice is available.