Hearings Office

The Hearings Office provides formal hearings to address (1) grievance appeals by non-exclusively represented employees who have exhausted appeals available with their appointing authority, (2) unfair labor practice charges, (3) labor-relations appeals, and (4) other appeals authorized by the civil service rules and regulations. The Hearings Office also conducts representation elections.

Note:  Effective October 1, 2015, all filings with the Hearings Office must be by email to MCSC-Hearings@mi.gov.


  • Applicable Rules and Regulations
    6.02 Unfair Labor Practice Charges
    8.01 Grievance and Grievance Appeal Procedures
    8.06 Computing Time and Filing Documents
  • Forms
    CS-100 Grievance Form
    CS-1747 Request to Order Witnesses to Appear or Produce Documents
    CS-1760 Petition for Election


Office Location:

400 Pine

The Hearings Office is located at:
Capitol Commons Center
400 S. Pine Street, Suite 102
Lansing, MI 48933
This is the address for hand and courier deliveries to the hearings office.


If you have additional questions or comments, please contact the Hearings Office at MCSC-Hearings@mi.gov or (517) 241-9096.


Revised September 3, 2015