Secretary of State
Special Notice: In accordance with the Governor’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order, the Bureau of Elections is limiting our in-person hours. Effective immediately, candidate filings may be done by mail, or in-person by appointment only on Tuesdays from 8:00am until 10:00am or Thursdays from 3:00pm until 5:00pm. To request an appointment please email Elections@Michigan.gov or call 517-335-3237. When making an appointment, please indicate whether you will need to have your Affidavit of Identity notarized. If filing by mail, please send to:
Bureau of Elections
P.O. Box 20126
Lansing, MI 48901-0726
If you are filing with a filing fee, please make the check out to State of Michigan. You may confirm receipt of filing by checking our candidate listing. However, it may take a few days for your name to appear on the list due to our limited hours.