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If you are looking for a Circuit Court record, please complete the request form found here and email it to Additional information about Circuit Court can be found on the State Court Administration Office by visiting this link.


To apply for a Concealed Pistol License (CPL) please fill out the form found here and bring it to the Clerk’s Office located at 401 W Cedar Ave., Gladwin, MI. Be sure to have your photo ID and training certificate with you. Our office is open to the public, Mon – Fri from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

Current CPL holders eligible to submit their CPL renewal application online will receive a renewal notice through the U.S. mail from the County Clerk’s Office containing a PIN. PIN’s may also be obtained by visiting the Clerk’s Office in person and presenting photo ID.

Additional information on obtaining or renewing a CPL can be found here.


Current and past election information can be found on the Elections page, by clicking on this link. You can also find information about Michigan elections here.


Marriage licenses can be applied for within 30 days of the date a couple plans to be married. At least one party must be a resident of Gladwin County and apply in person at the Clerks’ Office. Please have a valid photo ID with you when applying. The cost of a marriage license is $35, it can be picked up three days after applying, and is valid for 33 days from the day the application is submitted.

Please note, the cost to correct an error on a marriage license after it has been filed is a $175.  Be sure to double check the accuracy of the information when obtaining your marriage license from the clerks office.


If you would like a certified copy of a vital record, please choose from the list below and email the completed request form to Please note that birth records must be requested by mail or in person and records less than 100 years old require government issued photo ID.

Gladwin County Courthouse
401 West Cedar Avenue
Gladwin, MI 48624