County Clerk


Our office is open for walk-in document recording and voter services.
Passport Application Acceptance and Notary Public Oaths are by appointment only* 
Please click this link for more information.

Attention Professional Title Searchers: Online document research is available 24/7.  The Cape May County Clerk’s online records database extends back to August 2000 with deeds and mortgages back to January 1996.  Public Search (

The Record Room located in the Hall of Records in the rear of the County Clerk’s Office at 7 N. Main Street, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210 is open to Searchers who do not require assistance without an appointment for searching physical records which pre-date the year 2000. Hours are (with the exception of holidays) 

Record Room hours for Professional Title Searchers (no assistance needed):
Mondays Through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Appointments are required for research needing staff assistance.
Call 609-465-1023 or email

The Cape May County Clerk’s Office is ready to assist you with a broad range of services which include:

Our goal is to provide the citizens of Cape May County with quick courteous service and easy access to information.

Please email us at with your comments or suggestions.

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