Filing for a PPO during the Coronavirus
This page will tell you how to file for a PPO during this time of social distancing. It will tell you your options for getting the paperwork to the courthouse and it will tell you what paperwork you will need and how to fill it out.
Options for getting your PPO paperwork to the Courthouse:
GETTING A PPO PACKET TO FILL OUT
The PPO Office is currently open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. (Closed during lunch 12:00 - 1:00) Please note: The PPO Office is temporarily located on the first floor of the Veteran's Memorial Courthouse (313 W. Kalamazoo St., Lansing, MI 48933). We are currently located around the corner from the main lobby. You can obtain PPO paperwork from our office or from the Circuit Court Clerk's Office down the hall. You can take the paperwork home to complete, or you may stay at the courthouse to complete your paperwork during business hours. If you prefer to obtain and fill out the paperwork remotely, the forms are also available here on EVE's website. See PPO Forms.
FILING YOUR PPO PAPERWORK WITH THE COURT
Completed PPO paperwork must be filed in person at the Circuit Court Clerk's Office on the first floor of the Veteran's Memorial Courthouse. The Court is NOT currently PPO accepting paperwork via email or fax. The clerk's office is open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. (Closed during lunch 12:00 - 1:00) It is free to file PPO paperwork. Filings are public and NOT kept confidential from the person you are filing against.
GETTING YOUR DECISION BACK
1. 24 hours after you have filed for your PPO, call the PPO Office at 517-483-6545 to check on the status of your decision. Once you have called the PPO Office and confirmed that your decision is ready to be picked up, return to the Veteran's Memorial Courthouse to pick up your decision.
2. Pick up your decision at the PPO Office on the 1st floor or the Veteran’s Memorial Courthouse. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.