Create a Website Account - Manage notification subscriptions, save form progress and more.
Birth certificates are not filed with the County Clerk. Contact the Town or Village Clerk.
Show All Answers
Yes, it's automatically generated by County Clerk's Office.
Deeds, mortgages and other recordings related to these documents are available. Deeds recorded in Yates County prior to July 1, 2001, and mortgages recorded prior to October 1998 are contained in books, also known as libers. Deeds and mortgages recorded since those dates are imaged and available for public viewing by computers located in the public records room. Although imaged recordings are not actually kept in books, Yates County still retains the method of identifying land records by book and page. See Index for Deeds and Mortgages for details
Marriage certificates are not filed with the County Clerk. Contact the Town Clerk for additional information.
Death certificates are not filed with the County Clerk. Contact the Town or Village Clerk where the death occurred. Occasionally a certified copy of a death certificate is filed with the County Clerk for reference purposes.
The Penn Yan Motor Vehicle Office, under the direction of the County Clerk, who acts as agent for the New York State Commissioner of Motor Vehicles, handles most types of motor vehicle transactions, including all enforcement transactions. Visit our DMV page for additional information.