Candidate Information

Filing Requirements



State Representative

Countywide Offices

County Commissioner

Township Offices

During the building closure we will be taking candidate filing paperwork by appointment only. Please contact our office for details. 

Election Calendars 

2020 Michigan Election Date Booklet
March 10, 2020 Presidential Primary Dates & Deadlines
May 5, 2020 Calendar of Dates

Calendars are produced by the State of Michigan


Frequently Requested Forms


Affidavit of Identity (PDF)
Affidavit of Identity - Precinct Delegate (PDF)
Write-In Candidate Declaration of Intent (PDF)
Write-In Candidate Declaration of Intent - Precinct Delegate (PDF) *Unavailable State is currently updating

State of Michigan - Elections Bureau Publications


Preparing, Circulating & Filing Petitions for Public Office (PDF)
Circulating & Canvassing Countywide Nominating & Qualifying Petition Forms (PDF)
Circulating & Canvassing City/Township Nominating & Qualifying Petition Forms (PDF)