Michigan

Voting in Michigan

You can register to vote or update your registration information:

  • by mail
  • in person at your elections office
  • You can also update an existing registration online at expressSOS.com

New Voter Registration

  • Post received by Tue Oct 20, 2020
  • In the Election Office by Mon Nov 2, 2020 4:00pm EST
  • Election Day Registration & Voting Tue Nov 3, 2020
  • Same Day Registration & Voting ends Tue Nov 3, 2020 8:00pm EST

Absentee Ballot Request

  • Received by Fri Oct 30, 2020 5:00pm EDT

Absentee Ballot Return

  • Received by Tue Nov 3, 2020 8:00pm EST

In-Person Absentee Voting

  • Mon Nov 2, 2020 4:00pm EST

Early Voting

  • Voters who are eligible to vote by absentee ballot can go to their election office as early as 45 days prior to the election to request and complete the absentee ballot in person.
  • Voter Registration

    To register to vote in Michicgan you should provide:

    • Your Michigan Driver’s License Number
    • Your Michigan ID Number

    If you do not have these IDs, you may provide:

    • The Last Four Digits of your Social Security Number

    If you are registering for the first time by mail, you will need to provide a copy of a valid ID. Acceptable forms of ID include:

    • Current and Valid Photo ID
    • Valid Driver’s License except one issued to an individual that is not a United States citizen
    • Government Issued Document that shows your current name and address
    • Personal ID
    • Current Utility Bill or Pay Check or Bank Statement

    You can alternatively show one of these documents when you vote to complete your registration.
    The identification requirement does not apply if you personally hand deliver the registration form to your clerk’s office, are disabled or eligible to vote under the federal Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Voting Act.

    Polling places are open from 7am to 7pm on Election Day.

    Rev Dr Gynetta Y Hatcher

    Rev Dr Gynetta Y Hatcher

    Michigan State Liaison

    Dr Nancy Quarles

    Dr Nancy Quarles

    Michigan State Liaison

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