Information for Voters

Polls are open from 7am-8pm on election days.
Absentee Ballots are available at least 45 days prior to election days.

2018 Upcoming Elections 

  • November 6, 2018 State General
List of 2018 Candidates and Proposals
November 6, 2018 Ingham County Candidates and Proposals 

November 6, 2018 State of Michigan Candidates 

November 6, 2018 Proposed Annexation of Certain Territory in Delta Charter Township to the City of Lansing

November 6, 2018 Ingham County 911 Telephone Surcharge Proposal

Am I registered to vote? Where do I go on election day?
You can use the Secretary of State's Voter Information Center to search for voters' information by name or driver's license number. Or look at this map to find your precinct number and polling location. For more information on registering to vote, check out the City Clerk's Register to Vote page. 

I'm not registered, or I need to change my information (address, name change, etc.). What do I do? There are many ways to register or change your information. Go to this page for details. 

What will my ballot look like? Check out the Secretary of State's Michigan Voter Information Center to see a sample ballot. Be sure to select your correct County, City, and Precinct, and check back often to see if there are updates. The website also provides links to more information, including proposal and candidate websites and campaign finance information.

Who is running for office? You can check out the League of Women Voters' online tool, the Vote411 Voter Guide, to see who will be on your ballot in November. 

How can I find out about past election results? Check out either the Ingham County Clerk or Eaton County Clerk for election results!

You can also look through our FAQ page. If you have any other questions, please feel free to contact the City Clerk's office!