Clerk Offices in Leelanau County, Michigan

Find Leelanau County, Michigan clerk offices, including county, city, and circuit clerks, and clerks of court. Clerks provide information on public court records and legal documents, criminal, jail, and arrest records, marriage licenses, divorce, judicial, and probate records, businesses liens, notary services, real estate taxes and voter registration services.

There are 2 Clerk Offices in Leelanau County, Michigan, serving a population of 21,564 people in an area of 348 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 10,782 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 173 square miles.

In Michigan, Leelanau County is ranked 18th of 83 counties in Clerk Offices per capita, and 24th in Clerk Offices per square mile.


Leelanau County Clerk 8527 East Government Center Drive Suttons Bay, MI

Solon Township Clerk 13048 S Cedar Rd Cedar, MI

About the Leelanau County Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Leelanau County, MI are responsible for maintaining public records for the county. The Clerk's office provides public access to records in accordance with local government regulations and laws. The Leelanau County Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through Michigan state, Leelanau County, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Leelanau County public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Leelanau County, Michigan vital records, birth records, death records and certificates
  • Marriage and divorce records, licenses and applications
  • Business & professional licenses, permits, and registrations
  • Election records, voter registration and poll locations
Leelanau County Public Records

Leelanau County Clerks keep a variety of public record including vital records and certificates including birth records, death records, marriage records, and divorce records. Clerks maintain Leelanau County property and land records including mortgages, deeds, titles, tax liens, court judgments, maps, floor plans, blueprints, variances, probate and estate records.

The Office of the Clerk manages Leelanau County public records and documents and may provide copies of public records upon request and fee remittance.

Permits & Licenses

A wide variety of Leelanau County permits, and licenses are available at the Clerk's Office, including: hunting and fishing licenses, vendor permits, liquor licenses, parking permits, and special events permits. The Office may also provide professional services, including business licensing, permits, name registration and notary services.

Leelanau County Marriage Licenses & Applications

Clerks provide marriage certificates, marriage license applications and records. The Office also provides information on the process and requirements for couples planning to get married. Leelanau County Clerks Offices provide certified copies of marriage certificates upon request.

Voter Registration & Elections

The Office of Leelanau County Clerks provide assistance to local elections, helping with voter registration, candidate filings, voter petitions, and swearing elected officials into public office.

Public Meeting Minutes

Clerks are responsible for posting public notices, government meeting records, agendas, and minutes in accordance with local Leelanau County ordinances, regulations and Michigan state law.