Elections


City of Helotes elections are governed by Local Govt Code 22.032 and Texas Election Code. The City Secretary oversees election activities for the City and coordinates with the Bexar County Elections Department. For details on upcoming elections, see the Quick Links on the left.


Office Eligibility Requirements

Candidate Qualifications for Helotes Mayor

  • Resident of one (1) year in Texas prior to the filing deadline
  • Resident of one (1) year in the City of Helotes prior to election day
  • Age requirement of 18 years
  • Must be a registered voter in the territory elected from by the filing deadline
  • Must meet eligibility requirements as prescribed by Election Code 141.001 (a)

 Candidate Qualifications for Helotes Council Members

  • Resident of one (1) year in Texas prior to the filing deadline
  • Resident of six (6) months in the City of Helotes prior to the filing deadline
  • Age requirement of 18 years
  • Must be a registered voter in the territory elected from by the filing deadline
  • Must meet eligibility requirements as prescribed by Election Code 141.001 (a)

Electioneering at Helotes City Hall

It is the responsibility of each candidate or group wishing to electioneer at City Hall to request an electioneering space prior to the start of the early voting period. For more information, view the upcoming election date under Quick Links.

City Secretary


Celina PerezCelina Perez
City Secretary
Phone: 210-695-5911
Email City Secretary