Elections to local authorities, and the European Parliament, take place on May 24th.
40 seats will be contested in Kildare's five Municipal District areas.
Nominations close at midday on May 4th.
Nomination papers may be obtained from KCC's headquarters.
Those running for a political party must include a certificate of political affiliation.
Those without certificates of affiliation may achieve nomination by submitting statutory declarations signed by 15 registered voters, or make a deposit of €100.