The Clerk of the Circuit Court is an elected position authorized by Article 6, Section 2 of the Indiana Constitution and serves a four (4) year term. The Clerk has a wide range of duties covering areas including the collection of court payments and record keeping, voter registration, child support payments, and the issuance of various licenses and certificates. Detailed duties for the Clerk are found in IC 33-32-2, General Powers and Duties; IC 33-32-3, Record Keeping Duties; IC 3-7-27 Voter Registration; IC 33-32-4, Child Support Payments; and IC 33-32-5, Marriage Licenses and Distress Sales.
The Voter Registration office reports directly to the Clerk of Circuit Court. The duties and responsibilities of this department are defined in IC 3-7-27. A statewide voter registration system (SVRS) was implemented in 2006 to maintain a shared and consistent electronic database across all 92 counties. This system is linked to the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles and the Social Security Administration databases and also exchanges data with the Indiana Department of Corrections to assist this office in maintaining accurate voter registration information.
Chief Deputy: Julie Robertson
Supervisor of Voter Registration and Elections: Shari Lentz
Supervisor of Child Support: Susie Robbins
Child Support Payments and Links
The Indiana Child Support Payments functions of the Clerk are defined in IC 33-32-4. A statewide Indiana support enforcement tracking system (ISETS) is used for the collection, disbursement, and distribution of child support payments established by the Department of Child Services. Below are helpful links to access processes related to ISETS as well as forms and guidelines pertaining to child support in Indiana.
2016 Vote Center Locations
Vote Center Locations for 2016 General Election
County Courthouse - Absentee Voting begins October 12th (Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) and
Donner Center (Back entrance 19th & Sycamore) - Monday -Friday (October 31st - November 4th) 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
MainSource Bank (West side location) - Monday -Friday (October 31st - November 4th) 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Flintwood Wesleyan Church - Monday -Friday (October 31st - November 4th) 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Election Day Sites:
6. East Columbus Fire Station, 935 Repp Dr, Columbus, IN 47201 (Off of State Street)
8. Main Source Bank, 2310 W. Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus, IN 47201 (West side location)
Click here to pay online! ----------> https://public.courts.in.gov/pay/