Welcome to the dallas county clerk's website
John F. Warren
Dallas County Clerk
Records Building - 509 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Suite 200, Dallas, Texas 75202
Phone: (214) 653-7099 • Fax: (214) 653-7176
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday (except for Court Approved Holidays)
County Clerk’s Office (Recording, Probate, Vitals' and Trust) will be closed on Wednesday, August 31 to Friday, September 02 while we move to a new building. On September 06, we will be open for business at our new location in the Renaissance Tower.
Our new location address will be:
1201 Elm St, 21st & 22nd floor
Dallas, TX 75270
The Dallas County Clerk's mission is to provide exceptional customer service when assisting the public. This includes being on the leading edge of operational best practices as well as further improving and increasing the knowledge and skills among staff for a more positive form of customer service.
We strive to instill:
- Positive values
- Team work
- Respect for others
These values, by far, determine the overall operations and services which will lead to a cohesive relationship
between management, staff, and the community.
What does the County Clerk do?
The County Clerk is the clerk for the county courts, including probate courts, and the commissioner's court. The clerk is also the local recorder for the county. All instruments filed for record are done so in the clerk's office. In the absence of an election administrator, the clerk carries out elections for the county. The clerk's office issues marriage licenses, and maintains vital records on behalf of the county.
Dallas County Clerk's Organizational Chart
For any additional information, questions, concerns, or to submit a Public Information Act request, please email: CC-Inquiry@dallascounty.org