|Frequently Asked Questions|
If you have any questions please call us at 402-444-7143 or email.
Where is the County Clerk/Comptroller’s office located?
The County Clerk/Comptroller’s office is located downtown in the Omaha-Douglas Civic Center. Our address is 1819 Farnam, Room H08, Omaha, Nebraska 68183.
The Clerk/Comptroller’s office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 pm. We do not close during the lunch hour. The Clerk/Comptroller’s office is closed for legal holidays:
Contact the Vital Statistics section of the Douglas County Health Department at 402-444-7205. If the birth certificate was not issued in Douglas County but in the State of Nebraska, contact the Nebraska Health and Human Services Department, 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE. Call 402-471-2872 for fees and office hours.
Divorce decrees that were filed in Douglas County are filed with the Clerk of the District Court. To obtain a copy of your decree, please contact their office at 444-7018. Their office is located on the third floor in the Hall of Justice, Room 300.
You may contact the Clerk of the County Court at 402-444-5428. You may also contact the following:
Traffic Court 402-444-5386
You may register to vote by contacting the Election Commissioner’s office. Their office is located at 225 N. 115th Street, Omaha, NE 68154. Their phone number is 402-444-7200.
The Secretary of State’s office processes the paperwork to become a Notary Public. You can contact their office in Lincoln at 402-471-2558. You can also go to the Secretary of State’s Web site for more information. All forms must be returned to:
No. Passports are issued by the Post Office. Please call 1-800-275-8777 to find a Post Office near you that services Passports. Passport information is also available at the U.S. State Department Web site.
The County Clerk/Comptroller is elected.
The County Clerk/Comptroller serves a four-year term.