Clawson City Clerk
The City Clerk’s Office welcomes you to the City of Clawson. Our office is located in City Hall at 425 N. Main. City Hall is open for business Monday through Thursday, from 7:30 AM until 5:30 PM and closed on Fridays.
|Michael D. Smith, City Clerk
248.435.4500 ext. 118
|Victoria Mitchell, Deputy City Clerk
248.435.4500 ext. 116
The following services are available at the City Clerk’s office:
BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS: The City Clerk’s Office accepts applications from citizens who are interested in serving on one of our many Boards and Commissions. These appointments are made by the Mayor and City Council and serve in an advisory capacity to them.
LICENSING: Licenses such as dog, initial merchant, used car dealership licenses, Christmas tree lots, peddlers/canvassers, coin-operated amusement devices, liquor licenses, and dance/entertainment licenses are issued in the Clerk’s Office. City Ordinance requires that all peddlers/canvassers obtain a license from the City Clerk. All dogs and cats are required to have received the rabies vaccine. A license is required after your dog has reached 4 months of age. Dog licenses are valid for a calendar year and you can purchase a 1 or 3 year license at the City with a valid rabies vaccination. Dog licenses go on sale November 30th of each year. Check out the City website for prices. The City Clerk does not maintain marriage, birth or death records. Marriage, birth and death records may be obtained from the Oakland County Clerk's Office.
- Absentee Voting Application
- Boards and Commissions Information
- City Clerk Schedule of Fees — effective 7/1/17
- City of Clawson Code of Ordinances
- City of Clawson Facebook Policy
- City of Clawson Master Plan — adopted by the City Council on January 20, 2009.
- City of Clawson Zoning Map — updated 10/2011
- Voter Registration Form