For more information on Wixom's voting system, check out the Citizens' Guide to Voting Systems. This website uses video, photographs and text to explain how each of Michigan's voting systems works.
In order to register to vote:
- You must be a citizen of the United States.
- You must be a resident of the State of Michigan and reside in the city or township in which you are registering by Election Day.
- You must be 18 years of age or older by Election Day.
- All qualified individuals will automatically be registered to vote when performing a driver’s license or personal identification card transaction at a Secretary of State branch office, unless the person declines.
- The deadline to register to vote at a Secretary of State branch office, by mail or on-line is now 15 days prior to an Election.
- After the 15-day deadline and through 8 p.m. on Election Day, individuals may register to vote in-person at their local clerk’s office, with proof of residency.
Picture identification: Due to a recent court ruling, every Michigan voter who offers to vote in the polls must comply with a voter identification requirement (MCL 158.523) by showing valid picture identification or by signing an affidavit attesting that he or she is not in possession of picture identification.
Acceptable forms of ID include (all must be current except for Michigan Driver's License/State ID):
- Michigan Driver's License/State ID (can be expired)
- US Passport
- Military ID
- Tribal ID
- High School or University ID
- Federal or State Employment ID
Acceptable Forms Of Proof Of Residency Included:
- Current Utility Bill
- Bank Statement
- Government check
- Other government document