To file for candidacy, you must be an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians and be 18 years of age or older on Election Day (Feb. 4th, 2023). Applications are due by 4:00 PM on December 2nd, 2022. If you would like to withdraw your application for Siletz Tribal Council, you must withdraw in writing by 4:00 PM on December 9th, 2022.

Election Dates

Deadline to file for candidacy Dec. 2, 2022 4 PM
Deadline to submit a photo and/or candidate’s statement for inclusion in the Tribal Voter’s Pamphlet Dec. 2, 2022 4 PM
Deadline to withdraw in writing from the Tribal Elections Dec. 9, 2022 4 PM
Certified Candidate’s List posted Dec. 9, 2022 4 PM
Voter’s Pamphlet mailed out Dec. 12-13, 2022
Absentee ballots mailed out Dec. 15-16, 2022
Candidates Fair – Aces Bar and Grill (Lincoln City, OR) and Zoom Jan. 7, 2023 9 AM – 12 PM
Deadline to request a mail-in ballot Jan 27, 2023 4 PM
In-person Voting – Tribal Elections, Tribal Community Center, Siletz Feb. 4, 2023 10 AM – 4 PM
Deadline for returning absentee ballots Feb. 4, 2023 4 PM


2023 Tribal Council Candidates Fair Recording

Recorded live on January 7, 2023

A recording of the Fair is available on the CTSI Tribal Member section of the website from January 9, 2023 – February 4, 2023.

Visit 2023 Tribal Council Candidates Fair Recording in the Member Area under Members Only News to watch.

Election Day Live-Stream

We will be live-streaming the Counting of Ballots and Announcement of Results on our Facebook page on February 4th, starting at 4 PM. You can watch here.