Ozaukee County

Karen Niemuth

121 W Main St P.O. Box 994 Port Washington WI 53074


The function of the clerk’s office can be broken down into three major areas:  Legislative Support & Administrative Services, Licensing, and Elections.  Within these three areas, the office is responsible for the provision of record keeping as required by state statues. The clerk is the official Clerk for the Ozaukee County Board of Supervisors and its Standing Committees.  The office is responsible for issuing marriage licenses and distribution of dog licenses to the municipalities. The office is also a U.S. Passport Acceptance Agency. The Clerk is responsible for the administration and execution of all federal, state, county, local and school district elections.

Our office is closed on New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve.

County Information

Discover a treasure trove of things to see, do and enjoy in Wisconsin’s grandest east coast county.  From the shores of Lake Michigan to the rolling rustic country-side, Ozaukee County retains its rural charm and is committed to preserving its pioneer heritage.  Enjoy biking or hiking on the Ozaukee Interurban Trail which is a 30 mile paved trail that spans the entire length of Ozaukee County.  What a great way to see all we have to offer.  Our golf courses, parks, unique shops and restaurants, and all of our festivals are sure to make Ozaukee County your number one tourist destination.

County Population: 89905

Cities: 3

Towns: 6

Villages: 7