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Secretary of State offices in several locations closed due to storm

Residents can use online services at

LANSING, Mich. – Due to damage and outages from severe weather yesterday, several Secretary of State offices are currently closed.

The following branches are affected and are listed with alternative offices that residents can visit:

  • Belleville office - rerouted to Ypsilanti
  • Highland office - rerouted to Novi (Update: Back open)
  • Inkster office - rerouted to Redford (Update: Back open)
  • Lansing Executive Court office - rerouted to Lansing E. Michigan Ave.
  • Livonia office - rerouted to Canton/Southfield
  • Mason office - rerouted to Jackson
  • Oak Park office - rerouted to Hazel Park/Detroit Livernois
  • Pontiac office - rerouted to Clarkston/Rochester Hills
  • St. Johns office - rerouted to Owosso
  • Westland office - rerouted to Taylor (Update: Back open)

At this time, all other Secretary of State offices are open for normal Friday hours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Additional closures are possible.

Those with pre-scheduled appointments at the closed offices will be sent an email with instructions on how to reschedule their visit. Licenses and plates that expire on a day when branch offices are closed can be renewed the following day without penalty.

For those in immediate need of Secretary of State services, tabs, most license plates, and most licenses and IDs can be renewed and replaced online at or at any Secretary of State self-service station.

Driver’s license permits and registrations for vehicles, motorcycles, snowmobiles, or boats may be printed from the website, allowing motorists to drive legally until they get their renewed driver’s license or plate and tab in the mail. Additionally, residents may order a duplicate registration or title, change their address, and register to be an organ donor on the website.


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