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Michael C. Backus, County Clerk 
Matthew Bacon, Deputy County Clerk 
Natalie Metz, Deputy County Clerk of Operations 

The office of the county clerk is of vital importance to every citizen of Oswego County. Whether you're looking for information on records, motor vehicles, statistics, or history, this web site will acquaint you with the services offered and functions performed by the Oswego County Clerk.

The general purpose of the county clerk's office is the making and preserving of records, handling and dispensing of certain items and services, and the acceptance and handling of legal papers.

The activities, functions, and services which the office handles are varied. We act as a general information center - giving counsel and assistance to the public and county government about the filing, handling, and preserving of public records.

You'll receive a courteous response if you need to call us, 315-349-8621. We are here for your convenience, to make the filing of legal instruments and issuing of licenses as swift and easy as possible.

Michael C. Backus
Oswego County Clerk

Clerk's Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Located at:
46 East Bridge St. 
Oswego, NY 13126

Department of Motor Vehicle Office Hours 

9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Permit tests will only be given between 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
CDL tests given from 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

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