About Us

The Clark County Clerk is an independent record-keeper

The County Clerk serves as the Secretary to:

  • Board of County Commissioners
  • Clark County Board of Equalization
  • Clark County Liquor and Gaming Licensing Board
  • UMC of Southern Nevada Board of Trustees
  • Mt. Charleston Fire Protection District Board of Directors
  • Clark County Water Reclamation District Board of Trustees
  • Clark County Debt Management Commission
  • Clark County Redevelopment Agency 

As an elected official rather than appointed, the County Clerk operates as an independent record-keeper and ex-officio member of these boards. 

The County Clerk issues:

  • Marriage Licenses
  • Certificates of Permission to Perform Marriages

The County Clerk accepts:

  • Fictitious Firm Name (FFN/DBA) registrations
  • Passport applications as an authorized passport acceptance agency
  • Notary bonds (and administers the oath of notary publics)

Please access our Homepage and Services for more thorough descriptions of our duties.