The County Clerk and Recorder is a constitutional Officer, elected to a four-year term. By law and tradition, the clerk is usually the primary administrative officer in most counties.
The Clerk and Recorder is (1) the ex-officio recorder of deeds, (2) Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners, (3) the authorized agent for the State Department of Revenue and is charged with the responsibility of carrying out the state laws relating to motor vehicle registration and (4) the clerk is the Chief Elections Officer for the county. Elbert County Clerk and Recorder dates back to the 1870's.
The Clerk has on record real estate titles, deeds of general assignments, documents affecting lands, judgements, and decrees, federal tax liens, recorded general business papers (articles of incorporation), certificates of incorporation, inheritance tax liens and various other documents.
The Elbert County Clerk and Recorder offices provide the following services to the citizens of Elbert County:
- Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners 720-595-3605
- Elections 303-621-3116
- Motor Vehicle Department 303-621-3123
- Recording/Marriage Licenses 303-621-3128
For more information, select the department on the left.