A specially designed envelope with a blue and white look replaces the former larger-style manila envelopes. The return envelopes have a new green and white design. The colorful new envelopes were designed to make it easier for the United States Postal Service to process them.
A photo of the official ballot envelope is shown on the right to help you identify it.
WATCH: Completing Your Absentee Ballot
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:
The next election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 2, 2021. The election is to elect the following: Mayor (1) two-year term and City Commissioners (3) four-year full terms and (1) two-year partial term). Candidates need to make an appointment with the City Clerk to pick up a packet and petitions. You may send an email to email@example.com to set up an appointment.