General Office

Wayne County Clerk's Office COVID-19 Updates
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Due to limited staffing and an overwhelming number of phone calls, voicemails, emails, and letters you may now schedule your own appointment in order to receive services from our office using our eScheduler (see below).

The Wayne County Clerk serves as the general keeper of official records. The General Office records all births and deaths in Wayne County. The Wayne County Clerk also accepts applications for and records marriages, concealed weapons permits, notary commissions, assumed names and co-partnerships.


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s BirthdayJanuary 20, 2020 (observed)
President's Day (Civil, Criminal & Juvenile Courts Services Only)February 17, 2020
Good FridayApril 10, 2020
Memorial DayMay 25, 2020
Independence DayJuly 3, 2020 (observed)
Labor DaySeptember 7, 2020
Columbus DayOctober 12, 2020
Election Day (Vital's Divison Only)November 3, 2020
Thanksgiving DayNovember 26, 2020 & November 27, 2020 (observed)
Christmas EveDecember 24, 2020
Christmas DayDecember 25, 2020
New Year's EveDecember 31, 2020
New Year's DayJanuary 1, 2021

Please Note

Due to required maintenance to the State of Michigan's CPL program, we are unable to process CPL applications on the 1st Wednesday of every month from 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM