To register to vote you must be
- a U.S citizen;
- at least 18 years of age by election day, and
- a resident of Michigan and the city or township where you are applying to vote
To check if you are registered, visit the Michigan Voter Information Center.
Application & Rules
You may register to vote at the Office of the City Clerk or any Michigan Secretary of State Branch Office.
You can now register online at michigan.gov/vote.
Voters may also register within 14 days of an election, up to and including Election Day, only through the following:
- Must be done in person at the Office of the City Clerk, and
- Must show proof of residency in addition to proof of identity (or an ID that proves both).
By law, voters must be 30-day residents of a jurisdiction to be qualified to vote in that jurisdiction.