MICHIGAN Voter ID Information

Registered Michigan voters will be asked to show an acceptable photo ID at the polls to vote. Voters without ID can sign an affidavit and vote a regular ballot.

VoteRiders provides information and free, expert assistance to help you with voter ID. We can help with renewing your expired ID, obtaining the documents needed to secure your ID, and covering the cost of getting to and from ID-issuing offices. Call or text VoteRiders’ Voter ID Helpline: 844-338-8743.

GUIDE TO VOTER ID RULES IN MICHIGAN

PHOTO ID:
  • Michigan driver’s license or MI personal ID card      
  • Driver’s License or other ID issued by another state or federal government* 
  • U.S. Passport*
  • Military ID card*
  • Student ID card from high school or accredited institution of higher education*
  • Tribal ID card*

* must be current

If you don’t bring or have an acceptable ID, you can still vote by signing an affidavit on Election Day.

 

LOCAL VOTING RESOURCES

OUT-OF-STATE ID

NO! Michigan does not accept ID from other states as voter ID. 

STUDENT ID

Yes! Michigan accepts a current student ID card from a high school or accredited institution of higher education.

Free Printable: MI Voter ID Info wallet card 

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