You can’t vote in the November 3 Election by registering on this site. To register or update your voter registration for the November 3 general election, you must go to your city or township clerk's office as soon as possible, but no later than 8 p.m. on Election Day. You can vote during the same visit. Here is what you need to bring with you.

Vote in person


After September 24, you can vote early at your local election clerk’s offices. On Election Day, registered voters must vote at their local polling place. Unregistered voters must go to their clerk’s office to register and vote there. Use this page to learn more about voting in a polling place. Call your clerk before you go, as some locations may change because of COVID-19.

Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. local time. You have the right to vote if you are in line by 8 p.m.


Where do I go to vote?

You can look up the locations of your clerk’s offices and your polling place in the voter information section of this website.


What should I expect?

Voting systems can vary from county to county, so learn about what to expect before you arrive.

View specific information about voting equipment in your county

Hart voting systems
ES&S voting systems
Dominion voting systems

How to vote at your polling place

Voting in person


Do I need an ID?

You will be asked to show ID when you check in to vote. If you don’t have one, you can still vote.

If this happens, expect a poll worker to ask you to sign a form before you vote that explains you didn’t have an ID. Your ballot will be included with all others and counted on Election Day.

ID types you can use to check in are:

  • Michigan driver's license or state ID
  • Driver's license or personal identification card issued by another state
  • Federal or state government-issued photo identification
  • U.S. passport
  • Military ID with photo
  • Student identification with photo from a high school or accredited institution of higher learning
  • Tribal identification card with photo


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