Petition Initiatives

How to place a Constitutional Amendment/Initiative or Charter Amendment on the Ballot

  • Initiative Petition Handbook (Updated 01-2022)
    In order to get a proposed amendment by initiative on the General Election ballot, a petition must be signed by 891,589 voters and the signatures must come from at least 14 of Florida’s 27 congressional districts.  For a breakdown by congressional district, please see Appendix A: Congressional District Requirements and Appendix B: Congressional District Map. Information on currently active and former initiatives can be found on the Division’s Initiatives/Amendments/Revisions Database.

Volusia County Home Rule Charter


Petition Initiative Verification Cost = $0.75/per petition
Election Price List [PDF] (Rev. 02.01.2021)


Paid Petition Circulators

Pursuant to section 100.371, Florida Statutes, a paid petition circulator must register with the Department of State prior to gathering constitutional amendment by initiative petitions.

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Volusia County Supervisor of Elections Office

1750 S. Woodland Blvd DeLand, FL 32720
Phone: 386-736-5930

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