State of Michigan Voting Requirements & Information

Statewide Voter Information

U.S. Domestic Voters

General Information


You can register to vote or update your registration information:

  • by mail
  • in person at your elections office
  • online
  • at pubic assistance agencies and some state/local government offices

Election Day Voting

Polling places are open from 7am to 8pm on Election Day.

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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.

Absentee Voting

Any registered voter may request an absentee ballot and vote by mail. Make sure your voter registration signature matches your signature on your ballot return envelope. Anyone who helps you with your ballot should sign the envelope as well. Only you, a family member or person residing in your household, a mail carrier, or election official can deliver your signed absent voter ballot to your clerk's office.

General Information