Election Information

Filing deadline for Local School Board, MCC Board of Trustee, and Village offices is TUESDAY, JULY 26th by 4:00 p.m.

Precinct Delegate filing deadline is TUESDAY, MAY 3rd by 4:00 p.m. Please verify precinct/ward information with the city/township clerk.

Muskegon County Precinct Delegate Allocations

2022 Primary Candidate Listing

2022 Primary Proposals

2022 Democrat Precinct Delegate Candidate Listing

2022 Republican Precinct Delegate Candidate Listing 

2022 Judicial, State and US Congress Candidates


The Muskegon County Board of Canvassers will meet Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. in the Jury Assembly Room, Michael E. Kobza Hall of Justice 6th Floor, for the purpose of Canvassing the May 3rd Election.

Filing for office with the County Clerk:

Due to limited space inside the offices, it will be necessary for you to have all of your requests/applications completed before you are allowed inside the office, including having your identification documents and payment ready. If your requests/application is not notarized before you arrive, please DO NOT sign until a notary is present in the office. 


Filing Fees

Cash, certified checks, money orders or credit cards only please - NO PERSONAL CHECKS.

Michigan Votes

With the Michigan Votes tool you can:

  • Track your absentee ballot
  • Determine if you are registered to vote
  • Find your polling location
  • Contact your local election official
  • Learn to use your voting equipment
  • Find answers to frequently asked questions
  • View your sample ballot


In Muskegon County

  • Judge of the Circuit Court (Incumbent, Non-Incumbent, New Judgeship)
  • Judge of the District Court (Incumbent)
  • Judge of the Probate Court (Incumbent)
  • County Commissioners; Districts 1 - 7
  • Precinct Delegates (verify precinct/ward information with city/township clerks)
  • Township Offices
  • Village Offices
  • School District Positions
  • Muskegon Community College Board of Trustees


  • Governor/Lt. Governor
  • Secretary of State
  • Attorney General
  • State Senate
  • State Representative
  • State Board of Education
  • University of Michigan Regents, Michigan State University Trustees, Wayne State University Governors
  • Justice of the Supreme Court
  • Judge of the Court of Appeals