Special Municipal Election - Council Expansion and Districting - March 5, 2024
At its January 10, 2023 meeting, the Irvine City Council approved commencing the district elections process and expanding the City Council from four members to six with a Mayor-at-large. On October 10, 2023, the Irvine City Council called for the holding of a Special Municipal Election on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 for the submission to the qualified voters a proposed Charter Amendment:
"Shall a City Charter amendment that (i) increases the membership of the City Council from five to seven, with the new membership comprised of a mayor and six Council members, and (ii) provides for the transition from at-large elections to by-district elections for the six Council members, with the district boundaries as described in City Council Resolution No. 23-88, be adopted?"
Notice to Voters
|Notice of Election||إشعار بالانتخابات البلدية الخاصة||臨時市議選告示|
|특별 시 선거 공지||اطلاعیه انتخابات ویژه شهرداری||特殊市政选举通告|
|特殊市政選舉通告||AVISO DE ELECCIONES MUNICIPALES ESPECIALES||THÔNG BÁO VỀ CUỘC BẦU CỬ ĐỊA PHƯƠNG ĐẶC BIỆT|
Notice to Voters - Deadline to Submit Arguments
March 5, 2024 Special Municipal Election Resolutions
Learn more at drawirvine.org.
General Municipal Election - November 5, 2024
General Municipal Elections are held in the City of Irvine on the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November of even-numbered years. Other municipal elections or special elections may be called from time to time by the City Council.
The next General Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2024 for the election of the Mayor and two members of the City Council. These positions are currently elected by Irvine citizens at large and are non-partisan. The Mayor serves a term of two years, while City Councilmembers each serve a term of four years. The terms of the Councilmembers are staggered.
Section 400 of the City Charter (Term Limits)
The Mayor shall serve a term of two (2) years. Any person who serves two (2) full terms as Mayor shall not be eligible to serve again as Mayor. If a Mayor serves a partial term in excess of one (1) year, it shall be considered a full term. The term of office for a Councilmember shall be four (4) years. Any person who serves two (2) full terms as a member of the City Council shall not be eligible to serve again as a member of the City Council. If a Councilmember serves a partial term in excess of two (2) years, it shall be considered a full term.
For election information, call the City of Irvine Election Hotline at 949-724-6159; Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Candidate Handbook 2022
- Ballot Measures (2008-18)
- City Budget and Strategic Business Plan
- General Plan
- City of Irvine Municipal Code and Zoning Ordinance
- City Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes
- Great Park Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes
- City Clerk Office of Records and Information
- FPPC Campaign Forms
- Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Campaign Manual 2
Register to Vote
Are you registered to vote? You must re-register if you:
- Change your name
- Change your party affiliation
Online registration and other voter registration information is available by clicking here. Registration forms are also available at City Hall, community centers, post offices and libraries. To request a form by mail, please contact the City Clerk's Office at 949-724-6205 or the Orange County Registrar of Voters at 714-567-7600.
Campaign Committees and Candidate Filings
A list current campaign disclosure filers and political action committees, and campaign statements filed after January 1, 2014, are available online by here. Copies of campaign statements filed prior to January 1, 2014 are available in the City Clerk's Office during normal business hours. Additional information on campaign financing is available by clicking here.
Municipal Election History
To view Municipal Election results, including a history of ballot measure questions as they appeared on each ballot, voter registration data, and a listing of all elected Mayors and Councilmembers, click here.