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"We work for you."  In memory of Thomas F. Cavanaugh, Douglas County Clerk/Comptroller, February 1986 - October 2015. 


Our office will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr Day.




New Office Hours in 2019!  Our office hours are 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).


We are also available from 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM on the first Thursday of each month by appointment only for marriage license applicants. For more information, call (402) 444-6080.


Proposed Justice Center – Related Items


 The next County Board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  



Welcome to the website for the Douglas County Clerk/Comptroller! Our office offers the following services:

  • Issue marriage licenses.
  • Serve as the official record keeper of the Douglas County Board.

  • Issue locksmith licenses.

  • Issue liquor and tobacco licenses to establishments in Douglas County, but only to those establishments located outside of the county’s cities and villages.

  • Maintain Douglas County financial accounting records.

  • Audit all payments made by Douglas County.

  • Process payroll for all Douglas County employees.

  • Record military discharge documents.

More detailed information can be found by clicking on the tabs located on the left-hand side of the webpage. Please contact me if you have any questions, comments, or suggestions.

Thank you,

Daniel A. Esch
Douglas County Clerk/Comptroller
1819 Farnam Street, Room H-08
Omaha, Ne 68183
(402) 444-6767



Information and Helpful Resources


Board of Equalization


Budget - FY2018/19 Douglas County Proposed Budget Summary (Adopted 7-10-2018) 


Douglas County Directory - Department Websites


GFOA Awards Received by Douglas County


Public Safety Bond Issue Information


W-9 Form


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