Absent Voter applications are available at the Plainfield Township Clerk’s office located at the 6161 Belmont
Avenue, Belmont, MI 49306 or by contacting Stephanie at 726-8884 or email@example.com and
the application can be mailed to you.
Registered voters who wish to apply for an absent voter ballot
by mail must apply no later than August 4th at
2:00 P.M. The Township Clerk’s office will be open on Saturday August 4thth from 9:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. to
issue absentee ballots. No other departments will be open.
Those still wishing to receive an Absent Voter ballot after August 4th can do so by voting in person at the
Township Clerk’s office on Monday, August 6th until 4:00 P.M.
Don’t miss out…those wishing to be placed on our permanent absentee voter list may do so my contacting the
Clerk’s office. This will allow us to automatically mail you an Absent Voter Ballot application prior to every
For more information about Absentee Voting,
Picture ID is REQUIRED in order to vote:
Voter identification requirements are in effect. Every Michigan voter
who wishes to vote in the polls must comply with the requirement by showing
a picture ID or signing an affidavit attesting that you are not in possession
of a picture ID. For more information visit
Electronic Poll Books
Plainfield Township has implemented the Electronic Poll Books. The E-Poll
Book allows precinct officials to check voters in with a scan of their
driver’s license or ID card. Going from
paper-based to an electronic system speeds up voter check-in, improves accuracy,
and helps expedite election night returns.
The Secretary of State has successfully piloted the E-Poll Book program
in 2008 and is now implementing it statewide.