County Services

The following government services are available from our county offices.


Service: Adoption and Guardianship Records
Description: Adoption and guardianship records are filed in this office. Availability is subject to privacy and legal restrictions.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Assessments
Description: The Assessor's office maintains current appraisal and assessment records, makes changes in valuations as they occur, stays abreast of property transactions within the county and keeps a file on properties updated throughout the year. Personal property assessments must be made by May 31st of each year.
Contact: Assessor | 870-994-7327
Service: Burn Ban Status
Description: It is the authority of the County Judge to determine if a burning ban should be activated. To view the latest bans, visit the Arkansas Forestry Commission's website: Burn Ban Map
Contact: County Judge | 870-994-7338 | Email
Service: Business Services
Description: County business services include corporation declarations, professional license registration, DBA (Doing Business As) declarations, minister's certificates and Notary Public registration.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Community Services
Description: Programs for agriculture, community development, family and consumer sciences and the 4-H Club are offered by the Extension Service in partnership with the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture.
Contact: Extension Service | 870-994-7363 | Webpage
Service: Coroner Services
Description: The Coroner is responsible for reporting all county deaths and performing a full investigation, with the exception of hospice and natural cause hospital deaths (minimum of 24 hour stay at the hospital). All other deaths, including nursing home and emergency room deaths, must be reported and/or investigated by the Coroner.
Contact: Coroner | 870-856-5656
Service: Court Services
Description: County, circuit and district courts file dockets and official court records with this office.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Driver Services
Description: Visit the DFA satellite office for license renewal or replacement and vehicle tag renewal Monday-Friday, 8:00AM to 4:00PM.
Contact: DFA Revenue | 870-994-7357
Service: Driver Services
Description: Visit the DFA satellite office for license renewal or replacement and vehicle tag renewal Monday-Friday, 8:00AM to 4:00PM.
Contact: DFA Revenue | 870-994-7357
Service: Fire Department Services
Description: Sharp County is served by 15 fire departments, both traditional and volunteer. 
Contact: Contact Information
Service: Laws and Ordinances
Description: For information about laws, ordinances and resolutions specific to Sharp County, please contact the county/circuit clerk.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Marriage Licenses
Description: Marriage licenses are issued and recorded in this office. The fee for a marriage license is $60 and both parties must be present with valid ID.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Planning
Description: Developers must file their land use plans with our office. These include subdivisions, informal plats, tract and lot splits, commercial developments, master development plans, and planned unit developments.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Prosecuting Attorney
Description: Responsible for prosecuting drug crimes, hot checks, child abuse, and domestic violence cases in the county.
Contact: Prosecuting Attorney's Office | 870-523-7428
Service: Public Defender Services
Description: A lawyer will be assigned to your case and act on your behalf if you are unable to afford other legal counsel.
Contact: Prosecuting Attorney's Office | 870-523-7428
Service: Public Records
Description: The following records are maintained by this office: real estate taxes, personal property taxes, marriage, county courts, county roads, county schools, probate, corporations, wills, voter, mining, and cemetery.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Public Safety
Description: Report suspicious activity or safety hazards. Sign up for alerts and stay informed.
Contact: Sheriff's Office | 870-994-7356 | Website
Service: Real Property Services
Description: Real property legal documents are recorded in this office. They include deeds, mortgages, liens, surety bonds, and plats.
Contact: County/Circuit Clerk | 870-994-7361 | Email
Service: Roads
Description: County services include pothole patching and crack filling of asphalt pavements, grading of unpaved roads, shoulder repair along with guard rail maintenance and replacement, traffic sign maintenance and replacement, pavement striping, bridge inspection and maintenance, drainage structure maintenance such as culverts and ditches.
Contact: Road Department | 870-994-9675
Service: Sheriff Services
Description: County jail, warrants, crime prevention, criminal investigation, noise complaints, child abuse investigation and law enforcement.
Contact: Sheriff's Office | 870-994-7356 | Email | Website
Service: Surveyor
Description: The county surveyor assists the general public with locating property surveys, historical research, general survey questions, and interpreting and understanding legal descriptions.
Contact: Surveyor's Office | 870-856-4141 | Email
Service: Tax Collections
Description: Personal property and real estate taxes are collected in this office. Personal property taxes are due by October 15th of each year.
Contact: Collector | 870-994-7334 | Email | Website
Service: Veteran Services
Description: Services include helping veterans who wish to submit applications for claims and benefits, employment assistance, job training and education. Open Tuesday and Thursday, 8:00AM to 4:00PM.
Contact: Veteran Services Office | 870-994-2408