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Secretary of State Mobile Office to join Petoskey's Bay Harbor Boat Show June 14-16

Visitors can register to vote, renew plates, licenses during weekend event

Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson today announced the Secretary of State Mobile Office will join the Bay Harbor Boat Show beginning Friday, June 14.

The Mobile Office will be open from noon to 8 p.m. Friday, June 14, and Saturday, June 15, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 16, at the Bay Harbor Lake Marina, 4000 Main St.

The Mobile Office offers all the services available at a regular office. Visitors can renew their license plate tabs, watercraft registrations and driver’s licenses; register to vote; change their address; and sign up on the Michigan Organ Donor Registry.

Visitors also can learn more about REAL ID and apply for a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license or state ID card. Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, you will need a REAL ID-compliant document to fly within the United States and enter certain federal facilities, military bases and nuclear power plants. To apply, bring the following:

  • Your driver’s license or state ID card.
  • Your certified birth certificate with a raised seal or stamp issued by a governmental agency; valid, unexpired U.S. passport; or an approved citizenship or legal presence document. (Faxes and photocopies won’t be accepted.)
  • If your name is different from what is on your birth certificate, bring certified documents, such as marriage licenses or court orders, for every time your name has changed.


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