Clerk Offices in Washington County, New York

Find Washington County, New York 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 8 Clerk Offices in Washington County, New York, serving a population of 62,183 people in an area of 831 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 7,772 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 103 square miles.

In New York, Washington County is ranked 15th of 62 counties in Clerk Offices per capita, and 42nd in Clerk Offices per square mile.

Argyle Town & Village Clerk 41 Main Street Argyle, NY

Fort Ann Town Clerk 80 George Street Fort Ann, NY

Granville Town Clerk 42 Main Street Granville, NY

Greenwich Clerk 2 Academy Street Greenwich, NY

Hartford Town Clerk 165 County Road 23 Granville, NY

Moreau Town Clerk 351 Reynolds Road Fort Edward, NY

Washington County Clerk 383 Broadway Fort Edward, NY

Whitehall Village Clerk 1 Saunders Street Whitehall, NY

About the Washington County Clerk Office

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

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

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

Permits & Licenses

A wide variety of Washington 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.

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

Voter Registration & Elections

The Office of Washington 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 Washington County ordinances, regulations and New York state law.