The Clerk’s Office is open Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:30PM. Please see COVID protocols for each division in the County Clerk’s office. To enter the Clerk’s Office masks are required, unless you are fully vaccinated. Social distancing guidelines apply, and we ask that you minimize the number of people you bring with you.
As of 2/26/21 the Vital Records division is now taking walk-ins ONLY for the following: birth-death-marriage certificates, assumed business name (DBAs), notaries. Marriage licenses are by APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please call 217-384-3720 to request an appointment.
Property taxes is by appointment only. Please call or email to schedule an appointment.
All voter and election info can be found here. Paper voter forms are available outside the Clerk’s office on a table. Completed forms can be placed in the secure black metal drop boxes along the wall outside the Clerk’s Office.