Due to COVID-19 and Social Distancing please utilize all of our online services. 

  • You are REQUIRED to complete the online application for a marriage license and online application for Assumed Name Certificates/DBAs before coming in to the office to complete the process or you will be turned away.  You may need to clear your CACHE on the computer to utilize the marriage license forms.

  • You can mail in recordings, birth and death certificate requests, and request for a copy of your marriage license.

  • The May 2020 Election has been moved to November.

"Thank you for your patience and consideration.”


Credit Card Procedures

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In the Office of Joyce Hudman, County Clerk
Brazoria County, Texas

  1. For credit card payments you will need to call Certified Payments at 1-866-549-1010, bureau code #6291282 (County Clerk Court documents only) and follow the instructions issued by the company to process or log onto the Certified Payment website.
  2. Please have your case number, credit card number and expiration date available before calling or logging on. Please be sure that you enter your correct case number, as we are not responsible for deposits made to case numbers which were incorrectly entered by you. The payment will be credited to your account 2 to 3 business days later.
  3. You will be charged a convenience fee for the use of the service. You need to make a note of the authorization number and call (979) 864-1367 for Civil / Probate with your authorization number.