Town Council Elections


General municipal elections are held the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of even-numbered years (coinciding with the State General Election). Members of the Town Council are elected at-large and serve four-year terms, with two new members elected in one cycle and three new members elected in the other cycle.

Eligibility & Candidacy

To be eligible to run for Town Council, you must be a registered voter of Moraga at the time nomination papers are issued.

Voter Registration

You can register to vote if:

  • You are at least 18 years old at the time of the election
  • You are a citizen of the United States
  • You are not deemed mentally incompetent by a court
  • You are not in prison or parole for the conviction of a felony

Re-registration is required if you have moved since you last registered, changed your name, or changed your political party affiliation. For more information, contact the Contra Costa County Registrar of Voters.