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County Clerk


Robert R. Brown, Houston County ClerkRobert R. Brown, Houston County Clerk

The County Clerk has many important functions within the county government.  The County Clerk serves as a clerk of the county legislative body, keeping records of the county legislative body. The minutes of the county legislative body meetings are required to be promptly and fully recorded by the County Clerk and open to public inspection.

The County Clerk handles motor vehicle registration and licensing.  Also, the County Clerk issues marriage licenses and business licenses.  Since notaries public are elected by the county legislative body, the County Clerk keeps a record of the notaries in the county and has duties involving coordination between the Secretary of State and the notary applicant.  County Clerks have other miscellaneous licensing duties.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Houston County Clerk’s office to provide courteous, professional, and efficient customer service to all who utilize the various services we provide.  We commit to employing operational best practices as well as an innovative technology in order to maintain a high level of efficiency and fiscal responsibility to our taxpayers.  We strive to safeguard the accurate collection of all fees as designated by the statutes of the State of Tennessee.

Contact Us

4725 E. Main Street, Room 100
PO Box 388
Erin, TN  37061

(931) 289-3141
FAX (931) 289-2603

Hours:  8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

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