• Congratulations Edward P. McGettigan 3rd Term
    Congratulations Edward P. McGettigan 3rd Term
    Final vote count of 61,178 topped both presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in Atlantic County.Ed McGettigan is sworn in for his third consecutive tern as Atlantic County Clerk in Linwood on Jan. 02, 2017. Pictured left to right are Ret. Superior Court Judge James Isman, Ed’s wife and his sons.
  • U.S. PASSPORT INSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS –
    U.S. PASSPORT INSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS –
    BIRTH CERTIFICATE certified by The Registrar of Vital Statistics Long Form Version. The “Long Form Birth Certificate” indicates the mandatory requirement for Parental Information to be included on the Birth Certificate for all Applicants regardless of age IDENTIFICATION – A NJMVC Driver’s License or State Identification Card and certain types of Employee and Government Photo ID (call for detailed information about acceptable ID) PHOTOGRAPHS – One 2″x2″ professional w/ white background taken within last 6 months- PASSPORT PHOTOS CAN BE TAKEN AT SOME COUNTY CLERK LOCATIONS ($10.00) YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER is required on all Passport Applications
  • Vote by Mail
    Vote by Mail
    If you are a qualified and registered voter in Atlantic County, you may apply to Vote By Mail by sending the County Clerk an official “Vote By Mail Ballot Application”.
  • Notary Oath Information
    Notary Oath Information
    You have 90 Days from the Commission date on your certificate to be sworn in. No appointment is necessary. You may visit us at either location:
  • Register Business Name Business Trade Names
    Register Business Name Business Trade Names
    If you are starting a non-incorporated business in Atlantic County, you must register the name of your business with the County Clerk. The fee for filing a Business Trade Name certificate is $50.00. We will provide you with a Business Start Up Booklet at no additional charge or you may click on the link below to get you booklet now.
  • Atlantic County Clerk's Office. PHONE: 609-625-4011 FAX: 609-909-5111
    Atlantic County Clerk's Office. PHONE: 609-625-4011 FAX: 609-909-5111
    an important tool in our office for being happy is to stay busy.
  • real estate ownership and transfer
    real estate ownership and transfer
    The Office of the County Clerk is responsible for the filing and recording of all documents affecting real estate ownership and transfer within the County of Atlantic, including Deeds, Mortgages, Federal Tax Liens, Notice of Settlements and their related documents. Our Records Room is open to the public where all documents are available for public inspection and retrieval. All documents recorded from 3/1/2000 are available on the Web for free. Click on this link for more information, http://atlanticcountyclerk.org/public-records/online-search
  • Veteran Identification Cards – DD214 Preservation Program
    Veteran Identification Cards – DD214 Preservation Program
    Veterans can register their DD-214 discharge papers with the Atlantic County Clerk’s Office. Registering this form affords the veteran the security of knowing that his/her records are permanently recorded. A Veteran who records his/her DD-214 will receive a Veteran ID Card which shows the Veteran’s name, address, and file number of their recorded DD-214. This service is free of charge to all honorably discharged Atlantic County Veterans.

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