Press Release

Welcome to the dallas county clerk's website



John F. Warren

Dallas County Clerk

John F. Warren, Dallas County Clerk

Dallas County Records Building

Records Building - 509 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Suite 200, Dallas, Texas 75202
Phone: (214) 653-7099 • Fax: (214) 653-7176
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday (except for Court Approved Holidays)



Mission Statement

The Dallas County Clerk's mission is to provide exceptional customer service when assisting the public. This includes being on the leading edge of operational best practices as well as further improving and increasing the knowledge and skills among staff for a more positive form of customer service.

We strive to instill:

      • Positive values
      • Integrity
      • Accountability
      • Excellence
      • Innovation
      • Team work
      • Respect for others

These values, by far, determine the overall operations and services which will lead to a cohesive relationship

between management, staff, and the community.


What does the County Clerk do?

The County Clerk is the clerk for the county courts, including probate courts, and the commissioner's court. The clerk is also the local recorder for the county. All instruments filed for record are done so in the clerk's office. In the absence of an election administrator, the clerk carries out elections for the county. The clerk's office issues marriage licenses, and maintains vital records on behalf of the county.


Dallas County Clerk's Organizational Chart

Dallas County Clerk's Organizational Chart


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