Finance & Administration

  1. Administration

    The county Administration's primary responsibilities are the preparation of the county budget, negotiating labor contracts with county bargaining units, grievance resolution, contract administration, assisting departments in carrying out their responsibilities, implementing County Board policy and developing new initiatives.

  2. County Clerk's Office

    The County Clerk is responsible for keeping records of births, deaths, assumed names, co-partnerships, military discharge papers, and issuing and filing marriage licenses.

  3. Equalization Department

    The Equalization Department conducts the statutory annual equalization of property tax assessments to create uniformity by property classification among the various taxing jurisdictions within the county.

  4. Finance

    Learn about department audit reports, online forms, credit ratings and budget information.

  5. Human Resources

    The Grand Traverse County Human Resources Department provides comprehensive services to 37 operating departments, more than 500 employees of Grand Traverse County, and the public at large.

  6. Register of Deeds Office

    The mission of the Grand Traverse County Register of Deeds Office is to provide timely, secure, and accurate recording services that are delivered in a prompt and courteous manner.

  7. Treasurer's Office

    The mission of the Grand Traverse County Treasurer's Office is to serve taxpayers with respect, professionalism, and commitment to customer service above and beyond what is expected.