Absentee voting in-person is available in Detroit!

Hey Detroit! If you are eligible to vote absentee, in-person voting is happening now!

Am I eligible?

Lots of people are eligible to vote in-person before Election Day!

For example, if you:

  • Expect to be absent from the township or city in which you live during the entire time the polls are open on Election Day (7:00 AM -8:00 PM)
  • Are 60 years of age or older
  • Unable to attend polls due to religious reasons
  • Unable to vote without assistance at the polls
  • In jail awaiting arraignment or trial
  • Appointed to work as an election inspector in a precinct outside of your precinct of residence

How do I vote?

If you’re eligible, visit your local clerk’s office to request an absentee ballot and vote — all at once!

What do I need to bring?

If you have photo ID, please bring it. But, even if you don’t have a photo ID, you can still vote if you sign a form saying you are who you say you are.

Where can I vote in-person?

Four satellite offices are now open:

Wayne County Community College, Northwest Campus
8200 W. Outer Drive
Detroit, MI 48219

Wayne County Community College, Eastern Campus
5901 Conner St.
Detroit, MI 48213

Patton Recreation Center
2301 Woodmere St.
Detroit, MI 48209

Rosa Parks Transit Center, Times Square
360 Michigan Ave.
Detroit, MI 48226

In addition, you can visit the city clerk:

Detroit Department of Elections and City Clerk’s Office
2978 W Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48202

When can I go?

Now! Voting hours at the satellite offices are from Monday — Friday, 9:00 AM — 4:00 PM, and Monday — Friday, 8:00 AM — 5:00 PM at the Department of Elections and City Clerk’s Office.

Satellite offices will also be open Sunday, October 16 from 9:00 AM — 4:00 PM.

Find more information by visiting: iwillvote.com/learn/vote/mi