Area: 1,443 sq. mi. 
Population: 2,966
Seat: Fort Pierre
Organized:  1889

Stanley County Courthouse
08 E 2nd Avenue
Fort Pierre, SD 57532

PO BOX 595
FORT PIERRE SD 57532-0595
PHONE (605) 223-7780 | Fax: (605) 223-7785


 The Stanley County Courthouse is open to the public. Court attendees are reminded that Judge Rank has mandated masks in the courtroom.

We ask that you still abide by community mitigation measures regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.



March 26, 2020

Stanley County Courthouse to close to the public effective Monday March 30, 2020 8:00 A.M. until 
further notice.

In light of the community mitigation measures taken in response to COVID-19, Stanley County 
Courthouse will be closed to the public at 8:00am on Monday, March 30th. A re-opening decision will 
be re-evaluated at the April 7, 2020, Stanley County Commission Meeting.

Court operations will remain open per the Presiding Judge and South Dakota Supreme Court Chief 
Justice. The Courtroom will be accessible to the public on court days. Courtroom attendees will be 
directed to enter through the east doors and only allowed in the courtroom area.

Stanley County reminds residents options are available to conduct business online, by mail, at 
remote locations and by phone, depending on the specific business transaction.

Business that can be conducted online    www.stanleycounty.org
1.    County Building Permit
2.   Voter Registration Form

Business that can be conducted by mail
1.   Motor Vehicle Renewal (license plate tags)
2.   Property tax payment
3.   County Building Permit
4.   Title Transfers
5.   Document Recording
6.   Vital Records Requests
7.   Voter Registration Form
8.  Absentee Voting Requests

Business that can be conducted at remote locations
1.   License plate tag renewal can also be conducted at kiosks, operated by the State of South 
Dakota, at the following location
South Dakota Department of Revenue – Anderson Building – 445 E Capitol Ave in Pierre

Business that can be conducted at the courthouse
1.   A table with forms, envelopes and a drop box will be available in the south entrance of the 
courthouse, responses will be mailed
2.   Call the specific office you wish to do business with

Offices will remain fully staffed and will continue to perform their duties to the public to the best of
their abilities.

Register of Deeds – 223-7786    stanleycorod@midconetwork.com    PO Box 596; Fort Pierre

Director of Equalization – 223-7789  scassitdoe@midconetwork.com  PO Box 623; Fort Pierre

Treasurer – 223-7783  stanleycotrea@midconetwork.com  PO Box 615; Fort Pierre

Auditor – 223-7780  scdepauditor@midconetwork.com  PO Box 595; Fort Pierre

Clerk of Courts – 223-7735

Court Services – 223-7617 or 223-7618

City of Fort Pierre – 223-7690  PO Box 700; Fort Pierre

SD Extension/4-H – 223-7730 HughesStanley.County@sdstate.edu

County Health Nurse – 223-7740

Sheriff – 223-7792

Stanley County
08 E 2nd Avenue
Fort Pierre, SD 57532
(605) 223-7780
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