Election Information

2018 Election Dates

State Primary - August 7, 2018; Registration Deadline: Tuesday, July 9, 2018
State General Election - November 6, 2018; Registration Deadline: Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Absent Voter Ballot Applications

An absent voter's ballot application must be completed before an absent voter's ballot may be issued.  Contact the Clerk's office via e-mail or call 248-674-6266 to request an absent voter's ballot application.

Absentee Voter Ballot Applications mailed the week of May 21, 2018, to those voters on the permanent absentee voter list.  If you are on the permanet av list and do not receive your application by Friday, June 1st, please contact the Clerk's office.

Permanent Absent Voter's List

To be included on the Permanent Absent Voter's List contact the Clerk's office at 248-674-6266. This will enable the Clerk's office to mail you an application for an absent voter's ballot before each election. Remember, you must complete an application before we are able to mail your ballot.

Ballot Marking Instructions

Click here for Updated Ballot Marking Instructions PDF.  

Vacation Alert

Please note that election mail will not be forwarded. If you will be away from your Michigan address contact the Clerk's office (248-674-6266 or e-mail) to have an application mailed directly to you. 

Application for Election Worker

The Waterford Clerk's Office is accepting applications for Poll Workers. Fill out an Election Inspector Application (PDF).