The Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds is one of the largest busiest offices in the state of Michigan. It works with a team of more than more than 130 employees. The office works to serve over 1 million residents. The Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds is responsible for overseeing the receipt, storage, retrieval and safeguarding of public records. It also works to deal in records related to birth, death and marriage. The office is responsible for the recording and management of nearly 800,000 real estate documents. The Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds maintains an elections division. The office also works to deal in small businesses registrations, military discharge forms and license applications. It is governed by Oakland County in Michigan.