County Clerk

County Clerk/Vital Records & Elections Office

Phone: 517-264-4606

Our Vital Records & Elections Office will not be moving back into the Old Courthouse. The office will remain on the first floor of the Annex Building located at 113 W. Front Street, Adrian, Michigan.

Please visit our Vital Record & Election office for the following services:

  • Obtain certified copies of Birth/Death/Marriage Records- Certified copies can be obtained in-person, by mail, or online at
  • To apply for a Marriage License
  • To apply for a Concealed Pistol Licenses- New Applicants must apply in person.  CPL Renewals can be obtained online, if you have received a letter from our office with your PIN number, at
  • To record a Military Discharge
  • To file a Doing Business Under Assumed Name (DBA)
  • To apply to become a Notary Public- Notary Applicants can find and print an application at www.michigan/gov/sos. Applicants do have to apply in-person at our office with valid State ID
  • To file as a candidate for a county office
  • To file as a candidate for Precinct Delegate
  • To file as a candidate for School Board Member
  • To file as a candidate for District Library Member
  • To file Campaign Finance paperwork
  • Qualified Voter File (QVF)
Please call 517-264-4599 for more information.
The Annex Building is located at:
113 W. Front St.
Adrian, MI 49221
Vital Records phone number : 517-264-4606
Election phone number: 517-264-4594 or 517-264-4771

County Clerk/Circuit Court 

Phone: 517-264-4597
Services provided in the Judicial Building include:
  • Circuit Court Records
  • Circuit Court Filings
Please call 517-264-4597 for more information.
The Judicial Building is located at:
425 N Main Street
Adrian, MI 49221

Office hours for both offices are:
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to noon and 1p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Our offices close for lunch between noon and 1 p.m

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