City Clerk

Mission Statement

The mission of the Fernley City Clerk's Office is to provide quality services to all customers, both internal and external in an ethical, impartial, and professional manner. We will conduct municipal elections with the highest integrity, effectively manage all official records of the City, and issue and enforce all required licenses, which protect the health, safety, and welfare of the community.

The City Clerk is the official record keeper and custodian of the following:

  • Agendas / Minutes
  • Contracts / Agreements
  • Corporate Seal of the City
  • Election Records
  • Ordinances
  • Resolutions


  • City elections
  • Prepare agendas and minutes
  • Process of business and liquor licenses
  • Process passport applications
  • Records information management

In addition, the City Clerk's Office:

  • Manages the City's customer response program including the presentation of the customer satisfaction survey results to the City Council and the public.
  • Provides administrative support to the City Council and the Convention and Tourism Authority Board.
  • Supervises and administers the activities of the City of Fernley Municipal Court.