Constitutional Officers


Key West, FL 33040

500 Whitehead Street
Key West, FL 33040


Link: Monroe County Clerk of Court Website

Website: Clerk of Court

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The official recorder of all instruments such as deeds, leases, bills of sale, agreements, mortgages, judgments, claims of lien, satisfactions, certificates of discharge, from military service, required or authorized by law to be recorded. All traffic citations, parking tickets, and marine patrol civil infractions are handled by traffic division. Circuit and County Court records are maintained by the Clerk. As well as Marriage licenses, passports, child support payments, bonds, and other document filings.

500 Whitehead Street
Rear of Building
Key West, FL 33040



Link: Monroe County Property Appraiser Website

Website: Property Appraiser

Hours of Operation:
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sheriff's Office 

5525 College Road
Key West, FL 33040



Link: Monroe County Sheriff's Office Website

Website: Sheriff’s Office

Dial 911 for emergencies and 305-292-7000 for the non-emergency switchboard.

Provides law enforcement service to all of the Florida Keys, which include approximately 112 miles of islands branching off the Southern tip of Florida. (The City of Key West also has its own Police Department).

Supervisor of Elections 

530 Whitehead Street
Suite 101
Key West, FL 33040


Link: Supervisor of Elections Website

Website: Supervisor of Elections

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Responsible for elections and voting information in Monroe County

Tax Collector 

1200 Truman Avenue
Suite 101
Key West, FL 33040



Link: Monroe County Tax Collector Website

Website: Tax Collector

Office Hours:
Mon, Wed, Fri
8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Tue, Thu
8 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.

The tax collector is an agent for state and local government agencies for the collection of revenue and public funding. The tax collector is responsible for the collection of ad valorem taxes, non-ad valorem taxes, motor vehicle and vessel registration, title applications, collection of sales tax, issuance of hunting and fishing licenses, driver license services, concealed weapons, local business tax, issuance of City of Key West parking permits and collection of tourist development taxes.

The tax collector works with information provided by the Property Appraiser's office for the tax roll, which consists of real estate taxes, tangible taxes, and assessments, like fire, solid waste and sewer. These taxes and assessments are collected Nov. 1 of each year and become delinquent on April 1. There are discounts given for early payment.

Residents can apply in person at the Key West or Key Largo office for a concealed weapons license. Birth certificates can be applied for at the Key West Driver's License office or the Key Largo office.