Voting in Michigan



Helpful Links:


Register to Vote (online)

Register to Vote (printable application)

Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds Office

2020 Michigan Candidate List

League of Women Voters - Oakland County

City of Rochester MI Clerk's Office

City of Rochester Hills MI Clerks Office

Oakland Township Clerk's Office'

Vote411 Michigan


Pertinent Information:


If you have moved in the last 30 days, you will need to re-register. You can update your information through Michigan's online voter registration page (link above) or go to your city or township clerk.

You can register to vote at any time up to 8 p.m. on Election Day at your city or township clerk’s office. If you’re registering another way (online or by mail), in order to vote in the November 3, 2020 election, your completed voter registration application must be received or postmarked by October 19, 2020.

Find your local clerk's office


Election Day problems hotlines


1-866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683)
1-888-VE-Y-VOTA (en Español)
1-888-API-VOTE (Asian multilingual assistance)
1-844-YALLA-US (Arabic)



When is Election Day?

Election Day 2020 is Tuesday, Nov. 3.

When is the deadling to request an absentee ballot by mail?

Voters can request an absentee ballot be sent to them by mail by completing an absentee ballot application online at or downloading an absentee ballot application to complete and return to their local clerk’s office by email, mail, or in person.

Where is my city/township clerk's office?

See above for the link to your local clerks offices. 

What is an absentee ballot?

Click here to learn more about Michigan's absentee ballots and how you can vote before Nov. 3.

What is on my ballot?

Click here to find out what is on your local ballot.

How can I become a poll worker?

Click here for information about being a poll worker in your community.


Still have more questions? Visit the Michigan Secretary of State's FAQ page