Welcome to the Harris County Clerk’s official website! As County Clerk, it is my goal to provide the citizens of Harris County with the quality service they most certainly deserve. Consequently, we have designed this website as an informative and effective tool to learn more about the services this office provides.
As clerk, I maintain the records
of Commissioners Court, Probate Courts and County Civil Courts at Law and as recorder
, this office records vital documents such as Property Records, Marriage Licenses, Assumed Name Certificates, Birth Records and Death Records. As chief election officer
of the third largest county in the United States, I am highly aware of the responsibility of ensuring each citizen the opportunity to exercise their right to vote. Thank you for visiting our website and we look forward to serving you in the future!
Services Provided by the Harris County Clerk’s Office
- Records documents related to real property transactions
- Maintains an index and issues copies of all recorded documents
- Maintains and issues copies of birth, death and marriage licenses
- Issues marriage licenses
- Files Assumed Name Certificates
- Administers County and State Elections
County Clerk, Harris County, Texas
Effective December 1, 2015
due to the implementation of new software, indexing more than one document title per instrument will no longer be a practice of the Harris County Clerk’s Office; only the primary document title will be indexed.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
HARRIS COUNTY CLERK
HARRIS COUNTY CIVIL COURTHOUSE
HOUSTON, TX 77002
P.O. BOX 1525
HOUSTON, TX 77251-1525