August 02, 2022 Election


  • The Clerk's office will be open on Saturday, July 30, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for those wishing to obtain an absentee ballot. 
  • Voters may also vote a ballot in our office on Monday, August 01, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
  • Ballots may not leave the clerk's office after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2022. 
  • Ballots may be spoiled and reissued by mail up until 5:00 p.m., Friday, July 29, 2022. Ballots may be spoiled in person up until 10 a.m., Monday, August 01, 2022.


Refer to Michigan compiled law for cited provisions (Legislature.Mi.Gov.) Dates are subject to change through legislative action.
**If any errors are found, it is the law, itself, which must be followed**




Registration Deadlines
July 18, 2022  Last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the August primary. (168.497)
July 19 through 8:00 p.m.
August 2, 2022   In-person registration with local clerk with proof of residency. (168.497)


Filing Deadlines

By 4:00 p.m., April 19, 2022  Candidates for partisan and nonpartisan offices (other than judicial candidates) file nominating petitions (or fees if applicable) and Affidavit of Identity for the August primary.  Withdrawal deadline elapses at 4:00 p.m. on April 22.  168.133 and 163 for federal and state-level offices; assorted other statutes for local offices
By 5:00 p.m., April 26, 2022  Petitions to place county and local questions on the August primary ballot filed with county and local clerks.  168.646a
By 4:00 p.m., May 3, 2022  Candidates for county convention delegate (precinct delegate) file an Affidavit of Identity for the August primary. Filing submitted to the clerk of the county in which candidate resides. Withdrawal deadline elapses at 4:00 p.m. on May 6.  168.624, 624a
By 4:00 p.m., May 10, 2022  Ballot wording of county and local proposals to be presented at the August primary certified to county and local clerks; local clerks receiving ballot wording forward to county clerk within two days.  168.646a
By 4:00 p.m., July 22, 2022  Write-in candidates other than write-in candidates who seek precinct delegate positions file Declaration of Intent forms for the August primary.   168.737a
By 4:00 p.m.,July 29, 2022  Write-in candidates who seek precinct delegate positions file Declaration of Intent forms with the county clerk for the August primary. (As an alternative, candidates for precinct delegate may file the Declaration of Intent form with appropriate precinct board on election day before the close of the polls.)   168.737a


Current Filings Countywide
(Information subject to change until all filing deadlines have passed.)

Tuesday, August 02, 2022 Candidate Filings
Candidate-Filings-August-2022.pdf (livgov.com)

Tuesday, August 02, 2022 Democratic Precinct Delegate Filings
1-Democratic-Precinct-Delegate-Candidates-2022.pdf (livgov.com)

Tuesday, August 02, 2022 Republican Precinct Delegate Filings
2-Republican-Precinct-Delegate-Candidates-2022.pdf (livgov.com)


Updated June 29, 2022 cs

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