Elections/Voting

Elections/VotingThe Township Clerk is responsible for conducting all Township, County, State, Federal and School Elections held in West Bloomfield Township. In addition the office maintains voter registrations.

Election Information  (click here for information regarding upcoming and previous elections)

Voter Precinct Maps & Sample Ballots

Register to Vote

To register to vote, you must be a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age on or before the election day, a resident of Michigan at least thirty (30) days and a resident of West Bloomfield on or before the 30th day prior to the election.

Registrations are taken at the Clerk’s Office during regular business hours. You may also register to vote at any Secretary of State Office in Michigan. Criteria for registration is available at the Secretary of State website.

Absentee Voters

How do I obtain an absentee ballot? 

Qualifications to request an absentee ballot include:

  • those 60 and older
  • those who are disabled or unable to vote without assistance at the polls
  • appointed to work as an election inspector in a precinct outside of their precinct of residence
  • expecting to be out of town on election day
  • unable to attend the polls due to religious reasons
  • in jail awaiting arraignment or trial

If you would like an absentee ballot, you can call the Clerk's Office (248-451-4848) to have an application mailed to you or fill out the Absentee Ballot Application and return by mail, fax (248) 682-3788, or deliver to the Clerk's Office as stated on the bottom of the form. Yes, you can use the Township Drop Box next to the Postal Box at Town Hall 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.