Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to vote in Michigan, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
Your voter registration application must be postmarked, hand delivered, or submitted online by Oct. 19th. You can vote in person with an absentee ballot at your municipal clerk's office, on Election Day or vote by mail in Michigan.
Forgot to register? Don’t worry! Michigan also offers ongoing in person voter registration through Election Day at the city or township clerk's office.
Your polling place hours are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
Early Voting Dates: Sept. 24th-Nov. 2nd
You can vote in-person at your township or city clerk’s office from Sept. 24th until Nov. 2nd at 4 p.m., 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 no later than 5:00 p.m. on Oct. 30th. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by Nov. 3rd.
Registered voters will automatically receive applications to request absentee ballots by mail for all remaining 2020 elections due to COVID-19. If you are newly registered, or did not receive an application, you must request an application directly from your city or township clerk's office.
The vote-by-mail application period opens 75 days before each election, no excuse required.