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your_vote_countsElection are held May, August and November.  The City of Sylvan Lake holds elections in the even years (November) for electing City Council members. Voting takes place at the Community Center, 2456 Pontiac Drive. The polls are open from 7 am-8 pm. Voters need to be registered to vote in the City of Sylvan Lake. A voter registration application is available in the left navigation. You do not need to register for each election.

If you would like to help in the election process, please fill out the Election Inspectors Application and turn it into the clerk's office. This form is also available to the left.

Be informed with the voting process. Click here: New Voter Rights Click here: Ensuing and securing your vote,

Residents can register to voter using our Online Voter Registration found at Visitors must currently have a Michigan driver’s license or State Identification Card and qualify to vote in the state of Michigan (i.e., citizen, age, residency). Current voters can easily change their address on this site. The website utilizes responsive design, meaning that it can be used on any computer, tablet, or smart phone.

The OVR registration is like a mail-in voter registration in that a voter cannot use it to register in time to vote in the 14 days prior to or on Election Day. In that time period, the voter will receive their notice on screen and in their receipt telling them to register in person in the clerk’s office if they wish to vote in the upcoming election.