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Holiday Office Closure

Offices will be closed Monday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day and will reopen Tuesday, July 5th.

Post-COVID Accessibility

The Salem County Clerk’s Office is open By APPOINTMENT for the following services:

Post-COVID Accessibility

The Salem County Clerk’s Office is open By APPOINTMENT for the following services:

Post-COVID Accessibility

The Salem County Clerk’s Office is open By APPOINTMENT for the following services:

Salem County Clerk

The County Clerk in the State of New Jersey is a county-wide elected Constitutional Officer. The County Clerk is responsible for the administration of a broad range of services including the filing and recording of all documents affecting real estate ownership and transfer, the processing of US Passport applications, assisting individuals who wish to become a Notary Public, issuance of County ID Cards, filing of Business Trade Names, and the supervision of elections.

News & Events

See Who’s On The Ballot

See Who’s On The Ballot

Local elections are coming up – do you know who’s running in your city or township? We have the sample ballots for our communities for you to view.

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New Clerk Summary Sheet

Please be aware of our new Clerk Summary Sheet which is required for all land documents submitted for recording. It can be found on the Fee Schedule page that is found under Services in the menu. After March 31, 2020, improper Document Summary Sheets will be rejected. Thank you for your cooperation.