MUSKEGON COUNTY OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE IN AN EFFORT TO PROTECT OUR CITIZENS AND EMPLOYEES FROM THE SPREAD OF COVID-19
During the closure, please mail your filing for State Representative, Countywide Office, County Commissioner AND PRECINCT DELEGATE to:
Muskegon County Clerk, 990 Terrace Street, Muskegon, MI 49442
Your Affidavit of Identity may also be faxed to 231-724-6262 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
We must receive both the Affidavit of Identity and payment by 4 p.m. on April 21, 2020.
Filing Fees may be made by Credit Card by going to www.govpaynow.com and entering Pay Location Code (PLC) #5117, and selecting "Fees". We will receive a faxed confirmation once your payment is complete.
Statements of Organization may be mailed to the address above or faxed to 231-724-6262 or emailed to email@example.com
Petition forms must be obtained from the county or local clerk’s office! All other filing materials are as follows:
- Filing for Office - State Candidate Filing Requirements
- Filing Requirements: Office of State Representative
- State House Rep 91st Candidate Packet (PDF)
- State House Rep 92nd Candidate Packet (PDF)
- Affidavit of Identity Form (PDF) REQUIRED FOR ALL CANDIDATES
- Countywide Offices Candidate Packet
- County Commissioner Candidate Packet (PDF)
- Township Offices Candidate Packet (PDF)
- School Board Candidate Packet (PDF)
- Precinct Delegate Candidate Packet (PDF)
- Preparing, Circulating, and Filing Petitions for Public Office (PDF)
- 2020 City Candidate Filing Requirements
- Village Candidate Filing Information
If you have any questions about this material, please call the County Clerk’s Office, Elections Division at 231-724-6425.
Candidates responsible for filing Campaign Finance reports, please refer to the Campaign Finance information. If you are an incumbent running for re-election, you should already have a Statement of Organization on file and only need to file an amendment if anything has changed. Verify your information at: https://muskegon.mi.campaignfinance.us/