County Clerk/Register of Deeds
The County Clerk/Register of Deeds is an officer of the County whose duties are prescribed by State statute. The County Clerk is Clerk of the Circuit Court, Custodian of the Circuit Court seal, Clerk of the Board of Commissioners, Clerk of the Board of Canvassers, Clerk of the Gun Board, Clerk of the Tax Allocation Board, Clerk and Member of the Plat Board, Chief Election officer of the County, Receiver of Assumed Names, Recorder of Military Discharges, Member of the Apportionment Committee, Member of the County Election Commission and one of the financial officers of the County.
The Clerk’s Office maintains birth and death records, issues and files marriage licenses, handles concealed weapon permits, notary public records, and voter registration records.
The office of the Register of Deeds is the repository for the official records of real property in the county. Any document that affects real property, such as Warranty Deeds, Quit Claim Deeds, Wills, Mortgages, Divorces, etc. is recorded in the Register of Deeds.
Our office accepts payments in the form of paper cash, check and debit/credit cards. We do not accept coin payments over $5.00. We are able to accept payments over the phone via credit/debit cards.
General Election to be held 11-6-2018
The General Election will be held November 6th, 2018. The last day to register to vote in the November General Election is October 9, 2018. Sample Ballots are listed below.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST FOR November 6, 2018 PRIMARY ELECTION
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Public Accuracy Test for the November 6, 2018 General Election for
Cheboygan County jurisdictions will be held at the following locations on the dates and times listed:
Aloha Township -October 19th @ I0 a.m.-3012 North M-33. Cheboygan
Beaugrand Township -October 16th@ 6:30P.M -1999 Old Mackinaw Rd. Cheboygan
Benton Township-October 16th @ 9 a.m.-5012 Orchard Beach Rd. Cheboygan
Burt Township -October 16th @ I P.M. -7029 Birchwood Rd. Cheboygan
City of Cheboygan -October 22nd @ I P.M -403 N. Huron St. Cheboygan
Ellis Township-October I6th @ 10 a.m. -9605 Afton Rd. Afton
Forest Township -October 24th @ 5:30P.M.-951I M-68/M-33 Hwy. Onaway
Grant Township -October 29th @ 6 P.M- 8908 Twin Lakes Rd. Cheboygan
Hebron Township -October I7th @ 6 P.M. -9022 Hebron Town Hall Rd. Cheboygan
Inverness Township -October 17th @ I0 a.m.-734 VFW Rd. Cheboygan
Koehler Township-October I5th @ 9:30 a.m.-2227 Stoney Creek Rd. Afton
Mackinaw Township -October 24th @ I0 a.m. -10595 Wallick Rd. Mackinaw City
Mentor Township -October 23rd @ 6 P.M.-8240 S. Straits Hwy. Indian River
Mullett Township-October 23rd @ 2 P.M.-1491 N . Straits Hwy.Topinabee
Munro Township-October 27th @ Noon -80I6 Brandau Rd. Levering
Nunda Township -October 28th @ 4 P. M-12991 S. Straits Hwy. Wolverine
Tuscarora Township-October 16th @ II :30 a.m.-3546 S. Straits Hwy. Indian River
WalkerTownship -October 16th @ 6 P.M -7021 Montgomery Rd.Afton
Waverly Township -October 31st @ 9 a.m. -11133 Twin School Rd. Onaway
Wilmot Township -October 18th @ 9:30 a.m-14980 Old Sturgeon Rd. Wolverine
The Public Accuracy Test is conducted to demonstrate that the program and the optical scan equipment used to tabulate the results of the November 6, 2018 General Election and count the votes in the manner prescribed by law.
Karen L. Brewster, Cheboygan County Clerk Register
870 S. Main Street, P. O. Box 70, Cheboygan, Ml 49721
(231) 627-8808 email@example.com
8:00a.m. to 4:30P.M., Monday through Friday
Cheboygan County Marriage License Office
Marriage Application Requirements
- Picture ID (such as Drivers License or Military ID).
- Both parties must be present in the office to apply.
- Please know the information from your birth certificate, but birth certificates are NOT required to apply for your marriage license.
- At least one applicant must be a resident of Cheboygan County or both candidates must be a resident of another state.
- In-state residents: $20 license fee
- Out-of-state residents: $30 license fee
- 3-day waiver for cause: $10 fee
Michigan Legal Help
FILING FEES FOR DIVORCE:
- Divorce involving minor children: $255
- Divorce without minor children: $175
In Pro Per Divorce Packets are available in the Cheboygan County Clerk's Office for $20 or you may click on the Michigan Legal Help box above and you may print the forms yourself at no cost.
Concealed Pistol Licenses
Individuals interested in applying for a Concealed Pistol License may do so in the Cheboygan County Clerk's Office.
CPL Applications are accepted during the following times:
EXCEPT the First Wednesday of every month not until:
Due to Secretary of State website maintenance.
NEW CPL Applicants, please bring:
- Driver's License
- Completed CPL Training Certificate (not older than 5 years)
- CPL Application
RENEWAL CPL Applicants, please bring:
(Must not have expired beyond 1yr minus 1 day from expiration to use renewal process.)
- Driver's License
- Old CPL Permit
- CPL Application
Current Michigan CPL Laws:
CPL Application Form:
NOTE: If you have a CPL issued by another state and are applying for a Michigan CPL you must complete a Michigan CPL training course and bring a valid Michigan Training Certificate at the time of CPL application.
Monday - Friday
8AM - 4:30PM
Register of Deeds