Welcome to Mackinac County…
Mackinac County is located in the Eastern Upper Peninsula and serves as the gateway to the Upper Peninsula as you drive north on the Mackinac Bridge. Mackinac County is a great place to live and visit.
Per the Governor’s Executive Order No. 2020-21 issued today March 23, 2020, the courthouse will be closed to the Public until April 13, 2020. The Courthouse Security will remain on duty and all courthouse doors will be locked.
Key phone numbers for appointments that may be needed during closure:Mackinac County telephone numbers
CLERK’S OFFICE/CIRCUIT COURT (906) 643-7300
TREASURER’S OFFICE (906) 643-7318
REGISTER OF DEEDS (906) 643-7306
PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE (906) 643-7329
DISTRICT COURT (906) 643-7321
EQUALIZATION DEPT (906) 643-7310
FRIEND OF THE COURT (906) 643-7336
JUVENILE COURT (906) 643-7319
PROBATE COURT (906) 643-7303
VETERAN’S OFFICE (906) 643-9411
Thank you and stay healthy,
James B. Hill, Chairperson
Board of Commissioners
NOTICES and ClOSURES in response to COVID 19:
Register of Deeds-Closed to the public through April 6, 2020 effective immediately. Researchers are allowed by appointment only. 906-643-7306. Passports cannot be processed
Friend of the Court-Closed to the public until further notice.
For assistance call the office (906) 643-7336 from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Payments can be made online at MiSDU.com by mailing to MiSDU using the coupons and envelopes provided. Our office will not be available to take cash payments.
Mackinac County Clerks Office-Closed to the public.
For assistance call (906) 643-7300. For Circuit Court call (906) 643-7305.
92nd District Court-Hon. Beth Gibson-Closed to the public.
For assistance call 906-643-7321, 9:00-11:30. Every effort will be made to process cases. Click for more information.
Probate & Family Division-Hon. W. Clayton Graham-Closed to the public.
We will not be scheduling court for anything except emergency situations. Below is a list of contact numbers to call to discuss scheduling matters.
Mackinac Probate: 906-643-7303
Mackinac Family Division: 906-643-7319/906-643-7320
Mackinac Domestic Relations: 906-643-7305
Luce Probate: 906-293-5601
Luce Family Division: 906-293-5751
Luce Domestic Relations: 906-293-5521
If you are sick do not enter the building. If you are healthy and must enter, please practice good hygiene and social distancing. Please do not bring non-essential individuals into the building with you.
Extension of Deadline to Redeem Property for Nonpayment of 2017 Property Taxes
Executive Order No. 2020-14 Temporary extension of deadline to redeem property for nonpayment of 2017 property taxes. The current foreclosure date scheduled for March 31, 2020 has been extended to May 29, 2020 OR 30 days after the termination of the state emergency. Please contact the Treasurer’s Office at 906-643-7318 with further questions. You can pay taxes online by going to “Delinquent Online Payment” under Quick Links.
The Board of Commissioner Meeting scheduled for March 26 has been canceled.
NOTICE: The filing deadline to run for county elected positions is April 21st at 4:00 pm at the Mackinac County Clerk’s office. The county clerk can provide information on the applicable filing requirements and the qualifications needed to seek office. 906-643-7300.
State of Michigan Launches 2020 Census Website
In preparation for the 2020 Census, the state of Michigan has launched a new website to provide information and resources to Michiganders.
GIS MAPPING is now available. Link to GIS page.