County Clerk

Courthouse, Room 203, 60 West Sanilac
Sandusky, MI 48471
(810) 648-3212 Fax (810) 648-5466

How do I pay County Clerk fees using a credit card?

Sanilac County accepts credit and debit cards for payment of common fees, costs, and fines. You can pay in person at the County Clerk's Office and District Court. A picture ID is required to pay in person.

You can pay online by clicking the 'Pay' button located on the upper right of any page on this site. You may also click here to go there now. You will need the proper pay location code (PLC) so your payment is routed correctly. All PLC codes for Sanilac County are listed on the 'Pay' page.

When making payments for Sheriff or Corrections you will also need Inmate/Resident Name and Number, Facility Code.

To speak with a live agent with GovPay call the Call Center at 888-604-7888. A higher service fee is applied.

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Pay Location Codes (PLC)

1017 - Juvenile Fines
1565 - Vital Records
1656 - Search
1935 - Circuit Fines
1936 - Records / Divorce