Waukee follows Code of Iowa Chapter 45 for elections.
There is no ward system for the City of Waukee; all Council members are elected at-large.
City elections are non-partisan.
Candidates must submit at least 25 signatures on nomination petitions.
Beginning with the 2015 City elections and in accordance with Code of Iowa (2017), nominations for City office shall be filed with the Dallas County Commissioner of Elections. Affidavits of Candidacy and Nomination Petitions will no longer be accepted by the City Clerk and instead must be delivered to the Dallas County Commissioner of Elections.