November 08, 2022 Election

General Circle

  • The Clerk's office will be open on Saturday, November 05, 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, November 07, 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, November 05, 2022. 
  • Ballots may be spoiled and reissued by mail up until 5:00 p.m., Friday, November 04, 2022. Ballots may be spoiled in person up until 10 a.m., Monday, November 07, 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

Oct. 24, 2022  Last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the November general election.  168.497
Oct. 25 through 8:00 p.m., Nov. 8, 2022  In-person registration with local clerk with proof of residency.  168.497

Filing Deadlines

By 4:00 p.m., July 21, 2022  District Library Board candidates for districts that do not include a school district file an Affidavit of Identity and a nonpartisan nominating petition. (A $100.00 nonrefundable fee may be filed in lieu of a petition.) (Special note: If district library includes a school district, District Library Board candidates file by 4:00 p.m. on August 16, 2022)  397.181
By 4:00 p.m., July 21, 2022  Candidates without political party affiliation seeking partisan offices file qualifying petitions and Affidavit of Identity for the November general election. Withdrawal deadline elapses at 4:00 p.m. on July 25.  168.590c
By 4:00 p.m., July 26, 2022  Candidates for Local School Board and Community College Trustee file an Affidavit of Identity and a nonpartisan nominating petition. (A $100.00 nonrefundable fee may be filed in lieu of a petition.) Withdrawal deadline elapses at 4:00 p.m. on July 29.  168.303; 389.152
By 5:00 p.m., August 2, 2022  Petitions to place county and local questions on the November general election ballot filed with county and local clerks.  168.646a
By 4:00 p.m., August 16, 2022     Ballot wording of county and local proposals to be presented at the November general election 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., October 28, 2022  Write-in candidates file Declaration of Intent forms for the November general election.  168.737a


Current Filings Countywide

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

Tuesday, November 08, 2022 Candidate Filings
Candidate-Filings-November-2022.pdf (livgov.com)

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