County Clerk

Wanda Halbert

Wanda Halbert

County Clerk


Public Records Request

Phone: (901) 222-3000

TENNESSEE REAL-ID (please see the link below)




We are pleased to announce a new feature on the Shelby County Clerk’s website. You are now able to sign up for Renewal Email Notifications. Once you sign up, you will receive an email reminder 30 days prior to the expiration of your registration.

Please click on the link below to sign up for your Renewal Email Subscription Notification.

Renewal Email


You can still renew by mail or online at:
Online Plate Renewals

Responsibilities & Services

The Shelby County Clerk's Office is one with which nearly everyone in Shelby County has done business. Elected to a four-year term, the clerk's biggest job is selling more than 650,000 vehicle license plates annually. In addition to vehicle licenses, the clerk: 

HOLIDAYS Observed & Recognized by Shelby County

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday
Monday, January 20th, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr’s Memorial

Friday, April 3rd, 2020


Good Friday

Friday, April 10th,  2020


Memorial Day

Monday, May 25th, 2020


Independence Day

Friday, July 3rd, 2020


Labor Day

Monday, September 7th, 2020


Veteran’s Day

Wednesday, November 11th, 2020



Thursday, November 26th  & Friday, November 27th, 2020



Thursday, December 24th & Friday, December 25th, 2020


Branch Offices

The Clerk's Office has seven branch offices throughout the county. Because some branches only perform special functions, call the main County Clerk's Office number and view our Branch Location Information Sheet to check where you need to go for particular services. 

Additional Resources