In a cost saving move due to the COVID-19 crisis, many Eaton County departments are in the state’s Workshare program and are on furlough. The Eaton County Clerk’s offices in Charlotte and Delta Township will be closed on Fridays through October 2, 2020.

Vote By Mail (Link)

Upcoming Elections

Election DateElection InformationLast Day to Register to Vote (Other Than In-Person)
March 10, 2020Election ResultsFebruary 24, 2020
* 2/25-3/10 register in person with your local clerk*
May 5, 2020No Election for Eaton CountyApril 20, 2020
*April 21-May 5 register in person with your local clerk*
August 4, 2020Primary Candidate Listing
Write-In Candidates
Filing Deadlines

Vermontville Township Ambulance
City of Lansing
Eaton Rapids Public Schools
Springport Public Schools

July 20, 2020
*July 21-August 4 register in-person with your local clerk*
November 3, 2020General Candidate Listing

Grand Ledge Area Emergency Services
Charlotte Public Schools
Eaton Rapids Public Schools
October 19, 2020
*October 20-November 3 register in-person with your local clerk*

Voting Information and Absentee Ballot Tracker (Link)

Find your polling location, view a sample ballot for an immediately upcoming election, and track an absentee ballot if you’ve requested one. 

Absentee Ballot Information (Link)

Register online to vote (or update your registration)
or print and return/mail in: Voter Registration Application (PDF)

Information for Candidates

Running for Office

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Affidavit of Identity (Link)
Write-In Candidate Declaration of Intent (Link)

Precinct Delegate Affidavit of Identity (Link)

2020 Filing Requirement Documents

The 2020 filing requirements documents have been posted on the Secretary of State’s website: Information for Candidates page