Clerk of Court / Recorder

Jan Werre, County Recorder/Clerk of District Court

Melissa Senn, Deputy County Recorder / Clerk of District Court


PHONE: (701) 523-3450
FAX: (701) 523-5443


104 1st St NW, Suite #3
Bowman, ND 58623

Monday -Thursday 7:30 am to 12:00 pm & 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm MT
Friday 7:30 am to 12:00 pm MT
(Closed on Legal Holidays)

Clerk of District Court

Passport Applications (more info)
Marriage License
(We ask that anyone applying for Marriage License or Passports arrive by 4pm)

Court Master Calendar, 9am on the 2nd Thursday of each month.


Filing of Court Documents:

Civil, Probate, Small Claims, and Criminal Cases


Traffic Citations Paid Here (Unless they are Municipal Citations.)




Real Estate Recordings

UCC Filing (Uniform Commercial Code)



North Dakota Recorder’s Information Network

Bowman County has Indexed documents on line from 10-07-2004 to the present time.  Most of the documents from 1978 forward have been scanned into the computer by document number. A group  joined together to extend the application of the 1999 disaster proofing FEMA grant and provide access to real estate records via the internet. This service allows users to log onto the web-site to search and print records 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from the counties publishing data to the network. Potential customers interested in subscribing to NDRIN can do so online at