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Publications

Agency Wide Publications

Constitution of the State of Ohio (Current through November 2017) (PDF)

Flag of Ohio (Burgee) Brochure (PDF)

Laws of Ohio

Profile Ohio

Roster of Ohio Officers

Safe at Home Brochure (PDF)
Order the Safe at Home Brochure

Shielding Our Protectors Information Card(PDF)
Order the Shielding Our Protectors Information Card

Ohio Activity Book (PDF)
Order the Ohio Activity Book

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Business Services Publications 

Business Guides

Start a Corporation in Ohio (PDF)
Order Start a Corporation in Ohio Booklet

Start a Limited Liability Company in Ohio (PDF)
Order Start a Limited Liability Company in Ohio Booklet

Start a Nonprofit Organization in Ohio (PDF)
Order Start a Nonprofit Organization in Ohio Booklet

Start a Partnership in Ohio (PDF)
Order Start a Partnership in Ohio Booklet

Start a Sole Proprietorship in Ohio (PDF)
Order Start a Sole Proprietorship in Ohio Booklet

Register Your Trademark or Service Mark in Ohio (PDF)
Order Register Your Trademark or Service Mark in Ohio Booklet

Start a Business in Ohio Checklist (PDF)
Order Start a Business in Ohio Checklist

Uniform Commercial Code Publications

File Secured Transaction in Ohio (PDF)
Order File Secured Transaction in Ohio Booklet

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Campaign Finance Publications

Campaign Finance Handbook

Contribution Limit Chart - Effective February 25, 2019 through February 24, 2021 (PDF)

Forms and Petitions

Reporting Calendar with Filing Deadlines

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Candidates Publications

2021 Candidate Requirement Guide (PDF)

2020 Candidate Requirement Guide (PDF)

2018 Candidate Requirement Guide (PDF)
Includes requirements for U.S. Senate candidates

Ohio District Maps

Forms and Petitions

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Elections Publications

For Absentee Voting and Voter Registration materials, please see Voter Publications below.

2021 Elections Calendar (PDF, 12" X 18")
HTML Version of the Elections Calendar

2020 Elections Calendar (PDF, 12" x 18")
HTML Version of the Elections Calendar

Elections Statistics

Roster of Ohio Officers

Election Official Manual - Last Revised: 2/2/2021

Ohio Ballot Questions and Issues Handbook - Last Revised January 2021 (PDF)

Elections Forms and Petitions

Laws of Ohio

The Guide to Local Liquor Option Elections - Last Revised November 2017 (PDF)

Poll Worker Recruitment Materials

Defend Democracy: Be a Poll Worker Poster (PDF, 11" x 17")
Order the Defend Democracy (Poll Worker Recruitment) Poster

National Voter Registration Act (NVRA)

Voter Registration Poster (PDF, 11" x 17")

Designated Agency Manual (PDF)

Department of Job and Family Services Manual (PDF)

Bureau of Motor Vehicles Manual (PDF)

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Voter Publications

Absentee Voting

Absentee Ballot Request Form

Absentee Ballot Request Forms For Special Circumstances

Military and Overseas Voters
Hospitalized Voters
Voters Requiring Assistance

Military and Overseas Voting (UOCAVA)

Voter Registration

Voter Registration Instruction Brochure - English (PDF)
Order Voter Registration Instruction Brochure - English Brochure

Bilingual Voter Registration Instructions Brochure (PDF)
Order Voter Registration Instructions Brochure - Bilingual Brochure

Other Voter Publications

Voting in Ohio: Easy as 1, 2, 3 (PDF)
Order Voting in Ohio: Easy as 1, 2, 3 Information Card
(This publication replaces the Guide to Voting in Ohio and the Ohio Voter Information Guide)

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I Vote in Honor of a Veteran

Submit a Veteran Testimonial Online

Veteran Testimonial Card (PDF)

I Vote in Honor of a Veteran Poster (PDF, 11" x 17")
Order I Vote in Honor of a Veteran Poster

Read Testimonials Online

Military Ready-to-Vote

Military Ready-to-Vote Poster (PDF, 11" x 17")
Order Military Ready-to-Vote Poster

Military Ready-to-Vote Information Card (PDF)
Order Military Ready-to-Vote Information Card

 

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Notary and Records

Notary Commission Updates (for non-attorney Notaries) (PDF)

Records Forms

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