Elections & Voting

Vote
Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day.

Upcoming Elections 

  • General Election: Tuesday November 5, 2019

Positions to be Elected


Mayor
One seat: 2-Year Term
Commissioner
Three seats: 4-Year Terms

The filing deadline for all candidates is Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.
Packets are available in the City Clerk's office during normal business hours.


Absentee Voting


Need to vote absentee? Learn more on our Voting Absentee Ballot page.

Military and Overseas voting

Voting assistance for Service members, their families and overseas citizens. Fill out your application here: FVAP.gov

Voter Information Center


Royal Oak participates in the state-wide QVF system, and the City's voting records are available from this system. Visit the Michigan Voter Information Center to do the following:
 
  • Determine if you are registered to vote
  • Find answers to frequently asked questions
  • Find your polling location
  • Learn to use your voting equipment
  • View your sample ballot
 

Candidates and Proposals

Visit the Oakland County Elections Division website for a complete current list of candidates and proposals.