Register To Vote

To register to vote, you must be all of the following:

  • A U.S. citizen
  • At least 18 years old by Election Day
  • A resident of Michigan
  • A resident of the city or township where you are applying to register to vote.

If you want to check to see if you are registered, visit

Note: You must be registered to vote at least 30 days before voting in an election.

You may obtain an application to register to vote at any of the following locations:

  • Your local Secretary of State branch office
  • Your local county or township clerk's office
  • Offices of several state agencies, such as the Department of Human Services, the Department of Community Health, and the Department of Labor and Economic Growth
  • Military recruitment centers
  • Voter registration drives
  • Online at the Michigan Secretary of State site

For complete information on voter registration, visit Michigan Department of State.

This page last updated on 3/7/2014.