Making Democracy Work

Elections Information

How to Get Your Absentee Ballot

All eligible and registered voters in Michigan may now request an absent voter ballot without providing a reason.

Check your voter registration at the Michigan.gov website: Michigan Voter Information Center: https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us

Secretary of State

The MI Secretary of State (SOS) has everything you need to know about elections, voter registration, and voter rights and well as information on state candidates and proposals.

Make sure https://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,4670,7-127-1633---,00.html is your go-to place for the most comprehensive and up-to-date Michigan. elections information.

Detroit City Clerk Office

The City Clerk serves as Chief Elections Officer of the City:

  • To give such notices of all registrations and elections and to perform duties prescribed in connection with such registration and elections.
  • To supervise elections by virtue of the Clerk's position as Chairman of the Election Commission and Chief Elections Officer of the city.
  • To maintain reasonable accessible voter registration sites throughout the city.
  • To receive nominating petitions filed by a candidate for nomination to an elective city office.

FMI: https://detroitmi.gov/government/city-clerk

Wayne County Clerk Office

For information about the Wayne County Clerk, go to: https://www.waynecounty.com/elected/clerk/home.aspx