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Frequently Asked Questions


Q: How do I apply for or renew a Notary Public Commission?
A: The Ohio Secretary of State's office commissions and maintains records of all notaries public in Ohio.
https://www.ohiosos.gov/notary/
 
 
Q: Where do I get a release of Mechanic's Lien?
A: Contact the Recorder Office at (216) 443-5898.
http://fiscalofficer.cuyahogacounty.us/

 
Q: Copy of Bankruptcy
A: Contact the U.S. District Court of Bankruptcy Northern District of Ohio
http://www.ohnb.uscourts.gov/
 
 
Q: Jury Duty
A: Please contact the Jury Commission at (216) 443-8628.
http://cp.cuyahogacounty.us/internet/Jury%20Duty.aspx
 
 
Q: How do I obtain a copy of my Birth Certificate?
A: Contact the City of Cleveland Department of Health at (216) 664-2324.
http://www.clevelandhealth.org/Health/Certificates.html
 
 
Q: How do I obtain a copy of a Death Certificate?
A: Contact the City of Cleveland Department of Health at (216) 664-2324.
http://www.clevelandhealth.org/Health/Certificates.html
 
 
Q: What are the filing fees for a Quit Claim Deed?
A: Contact the Recorder Office at (216) 443-5898.
http://fiscalofficer.cuyahogacounty.us/
 
 
Q: How do I obtain a copy of my Divorce papers?
A: Contact the Certified Copy Department at (216) 443-7977.
 
 
Q: How do I pay a Traffic or Parking ticket?
A: Contact the Cleveland Municipal Court at (216) 664-4870.
http://clevelandmunicipalcourt.org/home.html
 
 
Q: How do I obtain a copy of a Police report?
A: Contact the Police Department in your city for the report.
 
 
Q: How do I obtain a copy of my Marriage License?
A: Contact Cuyahoga County Probate Court at (216) 443-8764.
http://probate.cuyahogacounty.us 
 
 
Q: How to renew your Notary Public.
A: Notary may reapply for an additional 5 years. Contact the Cuyahoga County Notary Commission at (216) 443-8623.
http://cp.cuyahogacounty.us/internet/Notary.aspx
 
 
Q: Where do I find Property Deeds?
A: Contact the Recorder Office at (216) 443-5898.
http://fiscalofficer.cuyahogacounty.us/