Scotts Bluff County Nebraska

Official Website of Scotts Bluff County in Western Nebraska. Your source for Information about Scotts Bluff County Offices, Departments and Services. Cities and villages include Gering, Henry, Lyman, McGrew, Melbeta, Minatare, Mitchell, Morrill, Scottsbluff and Terrytown

Two drop boxes have been installed for public use between the Courthouse and Administration Buildings. The public is encouraged to utilize these boxes for documents or payments required by the respective County offices. Be SURE to place your documents inside a sealed envelope labeled for a specific office.


Jury Service

Administration Building phone numbers are as follows:

Auto Registration: 308-436-6616
Assessor: 308-436-6627
Clerk: 308-436-6600
Driver’s License – State of Nebraska: 308-436-6597
Election Office: 308-436-6600
General Assistance AND Health Department: 308-436-6636
GIS Mapping: 308-436-6654
Human Resources: 308-436-6718
Juvenile Probation: 308-436-6655
Register of Deeds: 308-436-6607
Sheriff: 308-436-6667
Treasurer: 308-436-6617
Tri-City Roadrunner: 308-436-6687
Veterans Service: 308-436-6643
W.I.N.G: 308-436-4544

Building & Zoning, Roads Department and Weed Control Offices located at 785 Rundell Road can be contacted at 308-436-6700.

Courthouse phone numbers are as follows:

County Court: 308-436-6648
District Court: 308-436-6641
County Attorney: 308-436-6674
Public Defender: 308-436-6678



Current Events and Dates

  • April 1, Monday - Commissioners Meeting - Commissioners Room 4:30 p.m.
  • April 10, Wednesday - Tourism Committee Meeting - Legacy of the Plains 1:15 p.m.
  • April 15, Monday - Commissioners Meeting - Commissioners Room 4:30 p.m.
  • April 16, Tuesday -Communications Center Advisory Board Meeting- Communications Conference Room 3:30 p.m.
  • April 30, Tuesday -Taxes Due - Real Estate and Personal Property 1st Half Due.


Scotts Bluff County - Map
Administration Building
1825 10th Street
Gering, NE 69341

Scotts Bluff County Administration Building

Scotts Bluff County - Map
Court House
1725 10th Street
Gering, NE 69341

Scotts Bluff County Administration Building

General Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Most Departments Open through the Lunch Hour
Closed Weekends and Holidays:

  • New Year's Day - January 1st
  • Martin Luther King Day - 3rd Monday in January
  • Presidents Day - 3rd Monday in February
  • Memorial Day - Last Monday in May
  • Juneteenth - June 19th
  • Independence Day - July 4th
  • Labor Day - 1st Monday in September
  • Columbus Day - 2nd Monday in October
  • Veteran's Day - November 11th
  • Thanksgiving Day - 4th Thur. & Fri. in November
  • Christmas Day - December 25th