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Erie County Clerk's Office Location and Hours

Old County Hall
92 Franklin Street, 1st Floor
Buffalo, New York, 14202

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Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday  9 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

**Please be in line with completed documents no later than 4:00 PM**

Phone:   716-858-8785
Fax:       716-858-6550
Email:    ErieCountyClerkOffice@erie.gov
Twitter: @ErieCountyClerk
Facebook: Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs

The Erie County Clerk's Office will be CLOSED in observance of the following Holidays:
New Year's Day; Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; President's Day; Good Friday; Memorial Day; Independence Day (Friday, July 3rd); Labor Day; Election Day; Veterans Day; Thanksgiving Day; Christmas.

**The Cheektowaga Auto Bureau Office is Closed on the Saturday preceding Monday holidays and Closed if holiday falls on a Saturday.**

 Phone Numbers

Registrar Services
Administrative Office, County Clerk 858-8865
Census Records 858-7498
Certificates of Official Character 858-8797
Civil Actions (all court cases other than criminal) 858-7766
Commissioner of Deeds 858-8797
Corporations and Assumed Names (DBAs) 858-7467
Criminal Bond Liens (Discharge) 858-8797
Criminal Records (Closed) 858-7877
Declaration of Intent (Immigration-Copies) 858-7498
Deeds (Copies) 858-8690
Discharge of Mortgage 858-6724
Divorce Records (2005 to present) 858-7766
(2004 and prior)   858-7498
Floor Clerks (copies) 858-8690
Federal Tax Liens 858-8797
Financing Statements 858-6425
Hunting and Fishing Licenses 858-6600
Judgments (recording and satisfactions) 858-8797
Liens (releases) 858-8797
Lis Pendens 858-7766
Mailbox Rentals 858-8866
Map Covers (recording) 858-6724
(copies) 858-8690
Marriage Licenses (prior to 1935) 858-7498
Mechanic's Liens 858-8797
Military Discharge (DD-214) 858-8690
Mortgages (recording) 858-6724
(copies) 858-8690
Naturalization Records (to 1929) 858-7498
Notary Card Renewals 858-8797
Paging, General Information 858-8785
Partnership Certificates (DBAs) 858-7467
Passports 858-8866
Pistol Permits 858-6600
Powers of Attorney (recording) 858-6724
(copies) 858-8690
Thank A Vet Discount Program 858-4737
State Tax Warrants 858-8797
Uniform Commercial Code Filings 858-6724
Veterans Peddler's Permits 858-7467
Volunteer Firemen's Exempt Certificates 858-6724
Auto Bureau Services
Click here to view Erie County Auto Bureau information
New York State Department of Motor Vehicles
Insurance Lapse 1-518-474-0700
Lemon Law 1-518-474-8943
Medical Records Rev. 1-518-474-0812
Sales Tax 1-800-225-5829
Special Plates 1-800-364-7528
Title Bureau 1-518-486-4714
Related Services
Defensive & Safe Driving (ECC)
Parking Violation Bureau (Bflo.) 851-5183
Helpful Government Websites

NYS DMV http://www.dmv.ny.gov
Nat'l Sex Offender Registry www.nsopr.gov
FTC Identity theft http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/
FTC Consumer Protection www.ftc.gov/comsumer
FDIC Lien Release www.fdic.gov/consumer