How & Where to Vote
Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to Vote
Register to vote in Michigan, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
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Important Dates - Presidential Primary
Voting Information for Michigan
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
Don’t miss your next election!
Don’t miss your next election! Michigan will hold its presidential primary election on March 10, 2020. In person voter registration is availible at your local clerk’s office during the in-person absentee voting period with a proof of residence. Preregistration is recommended.Find Your Representatives What Do Your Representatives Stand For?
Early Voting + Absentee Voting
Early Voting Dates: (Contact clerk) to March 10th
You can vote in person at your township or city clerk’s office from the time ballots become available to March 10th, using an absentee ballot. You may also register to vote with proof of residence during this time. Contact your clerk’s office for specific dates and hours.
To vote absentee by mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here) no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 6th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by election day.
Voter ID + Eligibility for Michigan
Voter ID Requirements
Voters without picture ID: Michigan election law anticipates that not all voters will have picture ID. Voters who do not have acceptable picture ID or forgot to bring acceptable picture ID to the polls can vote like any other voter by signing an affidavit.
Find out more about your rights in Michigan.
You may pre-register for All Elections