How to access Falls County Courthouse Services

Tax Office

The Falls County Tax Office will not be processing face to face transactions. The State of Texas has extended the deadline for motor vehicle transactions until May 17, 2020.

Vehicle renewals can be processed and temporary permits can be purchased online at www.txdmv.gocv. Tax Payments can be made online at

Either of the above can also be mailed to:

Falls County Tax Office

1910 Industrial Park Rd

Marlin, Texas 76661

Elections Office

Voter registration is open online at Those without access to a computer can call (254)883-1521 for assistance. The Primary runoff election will be held May 26, 2020.

DPS/Driver’s License Office

As of March 18, the Texas Department of Public Safety issued a statement concerning license expiration dates. An expired license will be considered valid as long as the expiration date is on or after March 13, 2020 and within 60 days of the end of the State of Disaster. This applies to expiration dates only. Licenses that have been suspended, revoked, or any other status not valid for driving will not be considered valid and must be used for identification purposes only. The office will be closed during this time. 

Clerk’s Offices

The Falls County Clerk’s Office will not be processing transactions face to face. Marriage License applications are by appointment only. Certified copies of marriage license and birth certificates can be gotten by emailing Deed records cannot be accessed in the office, but can be found online at All county forms are available on the Falls County Website. For the County Clerk’s office, call (254)883-14408 for questions.

For any questions concerning the District Clerk’s Office, please call (254)883-1419.

AgriLife Extension

For questions concerning Falls County Ag, Natural Resources, 4-H, Family and Community Health, call (254)883-1410. 

Pasquale Swaner, Rosandra Hartsfield, or Melissa Fulton will be happy to answer any questions.

Falls County Treasurer

All accounts payable checks will be mailed out under the directive of County Judge, Jay Eliott. The Treasurer’s Office will be working flexible hours during the pandemic. To make an appointment or for questions, please call Sheryl Pringle at (254)883-1433 or (254)883-0323.

Judge’s Offices

District Judge: (254)883-1421

County Judge: (254)883-1426

Justice of the Peace, Pct 1

Call Judge Jack Smith at (254)-883-1427.

Payments for tickets can be made online or by cashiers check or money order to:

P.O. Box 835

Marlin, Tx 76661

Evictions have been stopped until April 19.

Juvenile Probation

The Juvenile Probation department can be accessed by appointment only, unless present for court. Call (254)883-1429 and leave a message with any issues, questions, or concerns. Your call will be returned.

The Marlin Democrat

251 Live Oak St
Marlin, TX 76661
Phone: (254) 883-2554
Fax:(254) 883-6553