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Welcome To Lewis County Kentucky

ATTN as of March 19th 2020 the office is CLOSED to the public  If an emergency call to make an appointment.  The office will be closed Easter weekend.  Close at noon on Friday April 10th, 2020.
The County Clerk’s Office provides many services to the citizens of Lewis County.
Our Website is designed to assist you by answering questions, outlining procedures for the many transactions that take place here in the County Clerk’s office.  Our goal is to provide friendly service whether on our site or in the office to make it easier for you to do your business. If you can't find your answers here, our office staff will be happy to assist you. Motor vehicle forms can also be downloaded at


The Lewis County Clerk's 2020 delinquent tax sales on the 2019 delinquent taxes will be July 17th, 2020 at 9:00 am.  SALE HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE COVID 19


As county clerk I am responsible for providing many services to the people of Lewis County. These duties include registering vehicles, keeping and recording various legal records, issuing game and fish licenses, registering and purging voter rolls, along with conducting election duties. There are many other tasks to assist Lewis County residents. Free fishing days are June 1st and June 2nd.

Our office is here to serve the public in a friendly, professional and efficient manner. We are constantly striving to upgrade our services in order to better serve you. This website is our most recent attempt to better service the people of Lewis County. We are now able to offer you a website to allow you to check your taxes paid in prior years, This site also has a forms library which will help with vehicle transfers and various other issues.  Feel free to contact us by phone or fax during business hours, we will be happy to assist you.
FEE INCREASE IN 2020 on recording and changes to the notary law.   Call office with questions.

Open records requests should be sent by mail to the address on this page.   No information can be disclosed unless you do an open records request.

Thank You
Glenda K Himes
Lewis County Clerk
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Lewis County Clerk
Glenda K Himes, Clerk
112 Second Street
PO Box 129
Vanceburg, KY 41179

Office - (606) 796-3062 
Fax - (606) 796-6511

  • Hours - 8:30-4:30 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
  • 8:00-12:00 Wednesday
  • 8:00-11:00 Saturday
Delinquent Tax