Ottawa County Public Index (Michigan)

Search for Ottawa County, MI public indexes. A public index search provides information on vital documents, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, court cases, legal disputes, criminal trials, traffic court violations, family court cases, misdemeanor charges, felony charges, criminal sentences, plea bargains, settlements, court records, case information, property records, property tax reports, property appraisals, government publications, and public documents.


Ottawa County Courts act as judicial bodies to resolve legal disputes, including civil and criminal cases in Ottawa County, Michigan. They may also provide a searchable public index of Ottawa County court records, including case information, trial outcomes, and any sentences, plea bargains, or settlements. Ottawa County public indexes allow searches by name or business name, by case number, or by court or case type, which can provide information on misdemeanors and felonies, traffic court violations, family court cases, divorce records, and appeal records. Many Courts provide online access to the Ottawa County public index.

Grand Haven Circuit Court Grand Haven MI 414 Washington Avenue 49417 616-846-8320

Grand Haven District Court Grand Haven MI 414 Washington Avenue 49417 616-846-8280

Holland District Court Holland MI 85 West 8th Street 49423 616-392-6991

Hudsonville District Court Hudsonville MI 3100 Port Sheldon Street 49426 616-662-3100


Ottawa County Clerk Offices maintain public records for a county or local government, including vital records, property records, and permit records in Ottawa County, Michigan. Clerks may provide a public index to search their Ottawa County records, which can provide information on birth certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, and death certificates. Ottawa County public indexes may also contain property tax assessments, real estate appraisal reports, property owner information, and other records related to property. Ottawa County Clerks may provide online access to their public index, which can be used for many forms of research.

Allendale Township Clerk Allendale MI 6676 Lake Michigan Drive 49401 616-895-6295

Ottawa County Clerk West Olive MI 12220 Fillmore Street 49460 616-994-4531

Ottawa County Clerk Holland MI 12251 James Street 49424 616-393-5600

Ottawa County Clerk Hudsonville MI 3100 Port Sheldon Street 49426 616-662-3100

Spring Lake Township Clerk Spring Lake MI 106 South Buchanan Street 49456 616-844-2101


Ottawa County Libraries collect and store documents and multimedia records which they make available to the public in Ottawa County, Michigan. A Library, especially a state library or municipal library, may also store public records. Libraries often make these records available through a public index, or a searchable database to locate Ottawa County government agency reports, government publications, vital records, and other public documents. These records can be used to find information on any individual or business, look up government documents, or conduct a background check, and Ottawa County public indexes may be available on the Library website.

Coopersville Area District Library Coopersville MI 333 Ottawa Street 49404 616-837-6809

Georgetown Township Public Library Georgetown MI 1525 Baldwin Street 49428 616-457-9620

Herrick District Library Holland MI 155 Riley Street 49424 616-738-4360

Herrick District Library Holland MI 300 South River Avenue 49423 616-355-3100

Loutit District Library Grand Haven MI 407 Columbus Avenue 49417 616-842-5560

Patmos Library Hudsonville MI 2445 Riley Street 49426 616-896-9798

Spring Lake District Library Spring Lake MI 123 East Exchange Street 49456 616-846-5770

Van Wylen Library Holland MI 53 Graves Place 49423 616-395-7790


Ottawa County Town and City Halls provide municipal services to their area, which includes keeping a number of documents that are accessible to the public in Ottawa County, Michigan. Ottawa County public records, including vital documents, property records, and permit records, may be available through a public index database. Ottawa County public indexes can provide searchable databases for birth certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, and death certificates, as well as property-related records like property tax assessments, property appraisals, and property owner information. These records can help conduct an Ottawa County background check or locate information about a person or business.

Grand Haven City Hall Grand Haven MI 519 Washington Avenue 49417 616-842-3210

Holland City Hall Holland MI 270 South River Avenue 49423 616-355-1300

Hudsonville City Hall Hudsonville MI 3275 Central Boulevard 49426 616-669-0200

Spring Lake City Hall Spring Lake MI 17290 Roosevelt Road 49456 616-842-5803

Zeeland City Hall Zeeland MI 21 South Elm Street 49464 616-772-0870


Ottawa County Archives preserve documents and other records that hold historical significance in Ottawa County, Michigan. They may also keep public records such as Ottawa County birth certificates, property sale records, and historical maps. Archives may provide a public index to search for their documents by type, location, name, or business name. These public indexes can also provide information on historic property boundaries, death certificates, and criminal records, making them valuable resources for conducting Ottawa County genealogical research. Archives may provide access to the Ottawa County public index on their website.

Holland Joint Archive Holland MI 9 East 10th Street 49423 616-395-7798