niagara County - Lockport

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County Clerk

Location: Niagara County Courthouse, PO Box 461, 175 Hawley Street, 1st Floor, Lockport, NY 14095-0461 MAP

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Recording Hours: Monday - Friday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Telephone: (716) 439-7022

Fax: (716) 439-7035

Email: Niagara County Clerk

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Staff Directory

  • County Clerk: Joseph A. Jastrzemski
  • First Deputy County Clerk: Wendy J. Roberson
  • Deputy County Clerk Administration: Matthew L. Parish

Services:  Office Fee Schedule   We accept payment in the form of cash, personal checks (up to $500.00), and money orders.  Make checks & money orders payable to:  Niagara County Clerk.  We also accept Master Card and Discover. There is a convenience fee of 2.5% of the amount charged plus a .50 transaction fee assessed when using a credit card.

File Room - Courts  Electric filing (e-filing) of court documents is now mandatory in Niagara County.  If you would like to e-file follow this link to e-file the following: Tax Certiori & Commercial & other Tort Cases.

Effective March 1, 2015: New redaction rule NYCRR 202.5 (e) Pursuant to the new Redaction Rule, NYCRR 202.5 (e), certain Confidential Personal Information (CPI) as defined in the rule, must be redacted in papers submitted to the court for filing.  This rule applies regardless if documents are submitted electronically or in paper format, except for matrimonial actions or proceedings pursuant to Mental Hygiene Law Article 81.
The Redaction Cover Page and training video are available here:

Pistol Permit Office 

Recording & Cashier

Effective January 1 ,2017 - All documents submitted for recording must be accompanied with a postage paid self-addressed return envelope.

Search Department - Land

Records Management

Telephone: (716) 439-7022

Veteran's Service Agency