Clerk Offices in Wayne County, Nebraska

Find Wayne County, Nebraska 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 Wayne County, Nebraska, serving a population of 9,409 people in an area of 443 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 4,704 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 221 square miles.

In Nebraska, Wayne County is ranked 66th of 93 counties in Clerk Offices per capita, and 25th in Clerk Offices per square mile.


Wayne County Clerk 510 North Pearl Street Wayne, NE

Winside Village Clerk 424 Main Street Winside, NE

About the Wayne County Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Wayne County, NE 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 Wayne County Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through Nebraska state, Wayne County, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Wayne County public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Wayne County, Nebraska 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
Wayne County Public Records

Wayne 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 Wayne 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 Wayne County public records and documents and may provide copies of public records upon request and fee remittance.

Permits & Licenses

A wide variety of Wayne 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.

Wayne 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. Wayne County Clerks Offices provide certified copies of marriage certificates upon request.

Voter Registration & Elections

The Office of Wayne 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 Wayne County ordinances, regulations and Nebraska state law.