City Clerk

Beatriz Vázquez Flores
275 Main St., Suite 400 (4th Floor)
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 768-3040
Business Hours:
Monday – Thursday 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M
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Election Campaign Contribution Limits



June 7, 2016  Presidential Primary Election

Early voting is available beginning May 9 from 8am to 5pm weekdays at the Watsonville City Clerk’s Office at 275 Main St., 4th Floor (6th floor of the parking garage). 

Santa Cruz County is mailing almost 77,000 ballots to voters on Monday, May 9, which is the first day ballots can be mailed to local voters. Ballots to military and overseas voters have already been mailed.

The County Voter Information Guide is also available online at along with candidate statements and information on the local measures. Voters can also go online to find out where to vote on Election Day and obtain directions on how to get there.

Voters may also go online to and request a ballot be mailed to them or voters can call the department at 831-454-2060 to request a ballot by mail.

The deadline to change your political party registration is May 23. You can re-register to vote online at or pick up a card at any post office, library, DMV or our City Clerk’s Office. Currently, there are 140,422 registered voters in the county, including 15,590 in the City of Watsonville.

For more information, please contact the County Clerk/Elections Department at 831-454-2060 or visit us online at


The City Clerk’s Department is in charge of administering Municipal Elections, which are generally consolidated with the Santa Cruz County Elections Department. For current and past election information, please visit the Santa Cruz County Elections Department at



Campaign Disclosure Requirements

All Candidates for state and local offices are required to file campaign disclosure statements at established dates before the election. Additionally, any committee formed to support or oppose a candidate or ballot measure is required to file campaign disclosure statements.  Click here to see past and present Campaign Statements.