Secretary of State
MARCH 8, 2021
New system enables more convenient services March 16
While the Department of State installs a major technology upgrade, online services, self-service stations and branch office appointments and booking will be unavailable from 5 p.m. Thursday, March 11, until 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 16.
The Michigan Voter Information Center, Michigan.gov/Vote, will not be impacted and online voter registration and other services will continue to be available.
The upgrade securely combines tens of millions of driver and vehicle records into one integrated customer record system and moves the department forward from decades-old technology. Starting March 16, the upgrade will enable new online services for customers and expand the capability of self-service stations to include many driver's license and state ID transactions.
In addition to the many services already offered online, new online services at Michigan.gov/SOS will include:
In addition to the services already offered at self-service stations, new transactions will include:
Customers with questions can visit the Department of State website at Michigan.gov/SOS, or connect with us on our social media accounts.
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For media questions, contact
Jake Rollow at 517-23-7983
We welcome questions and comments at the Contact the Secretary of State page.