By Appointment Only

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 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.