Special Notice:  In accordance with the Governor's "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order, the Office of the Great Seal is limiting our in-person hours. Effective immediately, document authentications may be done by mail, or in-person by appointment only on Mondays from 8:30am until 4:00pm or Wednesdays from 8:30am until 4:00pm.  To request an appointment please call 517-241-1832. If submitting an authentication request by mail, please complete this form and send it along with your document(s) to:

All documents be submitted in a foreign language must also include an English translation


Bureau of Elections
7064 Crowner Drive
Lansing, MI 48918


Payment may be made by check or money order payable to the State of Michigan.  Please allow extra processing time