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Alabama Republican Primary qualifying opens Jan. 4.

The qualifying period will end Jan. 28 at 5 p.m. Fees and forms must be received by Jan. 28.


The qualifying period for the 2022 Alabama Republican Party Primary opens Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022 at 8:30 a.m. and will end Jan. 28 at 5 p.m., the Alabama Republican Party announced Tuesday. 

“The Alabama Republican Party is excited about the 2022 election cycle. We are looking forward to a vigorous campaign season and fighting for the right and values of the people of Alabama. We plan on doing our part to help Republicans take back the U.S. House and Senate as we work to Restore America,” said Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl in a statement. 

Offices up for election during the 2022 Republican primary include governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, secretary of state, commissioner of agriculture and industry, treasurer and state auditor. 

Additional offices up for election include a U.S. Senate seat, all U.S. House seats, two Alabama Supreme Court seats, two Public Service Commission seats, four Alabama Board of Education seats, all Alabama House of Representative seats, all Alabama Senate seats, all District Attorney positions and dozens of Circuit and District Court judicial seats. 

Those wishing to qualify for the Republican ballot may do so online at or in person at ALGOP headquarters, located at 3505 Lorna Road in Birmingham beginning Tuesday, Jan. 4 at 8:30 a.m.

Qualifying forms and fees must be received no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 28, or the prospective candidate will be denied ballot access.

Additional information about the qualifying process can be found on the ALGOP website at or by calling ALGOP headquarters at 205-212-5900.

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Eddie Burkhalter is a reporter at the Alabama Political Reporter. You can email him at [email protected] or reach him via Twitter.

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