Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests
Submit FOIA requests online. County Clerk
Birth Certificates can be ordered online if the birth occurred after 1867 in Kent County.
Order copies of death certificates issued by Kent County.
Submit your marriage license application online. Marriage Licenses will be available for pick up after
the required 3-day waiting period.
Order copies of Marriage Licenses issued in Kent County.
Campaign Finance Reports
Search for annual, quarterly, pre- and post-election finance reports for candidates, ballot questions
Candidates & Proposals
View candidates and proposals for current and historical elections in Kent County
View election results for current and historical elections
Find your polling location
Property Information, Documents, and Maps
Search and purchase documents on file with the Kent County Register of Deeds.
GIS Data Library
Downloadable GIS data for administration, hydrography, PLSS, property, and parcels by governmental unit
Kent County Parcel Viewer (iMap)
Locate and view property information utilizing an interactive mapping tool.
Property / Parcel Lookup
View delinquent tax status, sales history and tax description of a property in Kent County. Information
is updated at the end of each annual assessment cycle.
Public Records Index Report
Kent County Register of Deeds offers reports of the public records index. After establishing an escrow
account, orders can be submitted online. Orders can also be requested by mail.
Board of Commissioners
Find information on cost of government, court statistics, population health, energy use and more.
Locate your Commissioner using a GIS interactive map.
Streaming of Meetings
Watch a live stream of many Kent County board and committee meetings.
Minutes & Agendas
Board of Commissioner's meetings, minutes and agendas.
Apply for Open
Positions on Boards, Commissions & Committees
View open positions on Kent County Boards, Commissions & Committees and apply online.
Business & Purchasing
Register to become a bidder in Kent County; registered bidders are notified of any new bids or requests
for proposals issued by Kent County.
View and respond to current bids, proposals, quotations or reverse auctions for commodities and services
being solicited by Kent County.
Check the status of bids, proposals, quotations that have been opened or reverse auctions that have
17th Circuit Court
17th Circuit Court Payments
Pay fines, fees or other costs associated with a court case.
17th Circuit Court Name Search
Search court records can be searched; criminal cases go back to 1996 and civil cases date to 1987. Date
of Birth is required for criminal cases.
17th Circuit Court Hearing Schedule
Hearing schedules for a specific case can be accessed using a Party Last Name and either the Party
First name or Date of hearing. Hearing schedules are provided for domestic relations, civil, criminal and
17th Circuit Court Motion
Search for motion days by Judge.
17th Circuit Court Dashboard - CourTools
Court statistic dashboard.
Specialized Business Docket eFiling
eFile pleadings for cases approved by the 17th Circuit Court.
Bond holders can quickly check the status of their client(s).
Order certified copies of judgments of divorce.
Complete questionnaire summons, check status or request excusal from serving. Friend of The Court
Access your support case online 24/7. View hearing dates, case information, payment summaries, and
MiSDU - Child Support
Make payments on your child support case. Probate Court
Probate Court Hearing Schedule
View cases scheduled within the next 6 weeks if searched by name – all past, present & future
scheduled events if searching by case number.
Probate Court Letters & Orders
Order certified orders of name changes and letters related to current Probate Court cases.
Probate Court Search
Search Probate Court records and order documents. 63rd District Court
63rd District Court Payments
Pay fines associated with 63rd District Court cases.
63rd District Court Case Search
Search public court records online. For inquiries about cases prior to 1995, please call the court at (616)
63rd District Court Hearing Schedule
View the hearing schedule for the 63rd District Court. Note: Non-public cases are not displayed.
Sheriff's Office & Corrections
Sheriff's Office Mobile
Available as a free download for Apple and Android devices, this app will serve as the KCSO’s primary
communication tool for content like media releases, business watch alerts, messages from school resource
officers, and much more!
Retrieve accident reports by providing the accident date and report number.
File incident reports online with the Kent County Sheriff Department for occurrences of business or
private property damage, larceny from a vehicle, larceny of gas, lost property, misdemeanor theft or
Employee Complaint Form
The Internal Affairs Unit has the responsibility to investigate any complaint against any of it's employees, either sworn or non-sworn. These complaints may originate with citizens, inmates or department personnel. Each complaint is promptly and thoroughly investigated.
View information about currently incarcerated inmates, including visitation hours.
View information about inmate visiting hours, policies, and how to schedule a visit.
Inmate Account Deposits
Funds may also be deposited over the phone by calling (866) 345-1884, or electronically deposited
online by visiting www.AccessCorrections.com, creating a user profile, and selecting Secure Deposits.
Special Event Service Request
Submit a request to the Sheriff's Department for a special event that needs assistance for traffic
Vacation House Check
A service designed for your peace of mind when you will be away from your home for an extended period
of time. Volunteers will check for signs of suspicious activity.
View current job opportunities and apply for employment at Kent County.
Kent County Employee Recognition Form
Nominations may be submitted by anyone, including members of the public, co-workers, supervisors,
administrators, elected officials, etc.
Health & Environment
Substance Public Disposal Locations
Search by zip code or city to find locations in your area to safely dispose of unwanted medications.
Purchase or renew a dog license online.
Dog Ownership/Status Change
Report a change in your dog's status if your dog has passed away, changed owners, or if you have moved
out of Kent County.
Report a Drain Problem
Quickly report a problem with a Kent County Drain to the Drain Commissioner's Office.
Report a Foodborne Illness
If you think you or a family member has a foodborne illness, call your health care provider and report
the symptoms to the Kent County Health Department.
Schedule a tour at the Recycling & Education Center, South Kent Landfill or the Waste-to-Energy Facility.
Kent County Parks
The Kent County Parks Department enhances the quality of life in Kent County by providing outstanding
parks and trails adhering to the highest standards of recreation.
Book a Tee Time
Book a tee time for 18-hole rounds online at Kaufman Golf Course.
John Ball Zoo Park Reservation System
John Ball Zoo allows online reservations for areas of the park.