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Welcome to the Lawrence County Auditor Website!


Attention Lawrence County Residents


***2021 Dog Tag Deadline Extended to February 26, 2021***

Contact Us

Mon-Fri, 8:00AM-4:00PM

(740) 533-4310

(740) 533-4381

County Employee Information
Data Mailer Verification
Lawrence County Ohio 2019 Triennial Update
Dog Licenses

2021 Dog Licenses are now available online at:

Remote Vendors for Purchasing Dog Tags:

  • If you do not wish to purchase a 2021 dog tag online or through the mail, please click HERE to view a list of Remote Vendors where tags may be purchased.
  • No in person sales at the Auditor's Office or at the Lawrence County Animal Shelter currently due to Covid-19 restrictions.

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Press Releases

Jan 17 2020

ROME TOWNSHIP — Snooki, the Australian Shepherd owned by Fairland West Elementary 5th Grader, Shayna Leffingwell, has been named Lawrence County’s Top Dog for 2020 in a contest sponsored by the Lawrence County Auditor’s Office.

Lawrence County Auditor, Paul David Knipp presented the Top Dog trophy and the “Top Dog” 2020 dog tag at a ceremony on Friday, January 17, 2020 at Fairland West Elementary School.

In an effort to increase participation in dog licensing in Lawrence County, the Auditor’s Office sponsored a contest for Lawrence County children in the 3rd, 4th or 5th Grade to nominate a special dog to be named “LAWRENCE COUNTY’S TOP DOG for 2020.”

Knipp chosen as County Auditor
Oct 23 2019

Paul David Knipp, a member of the Rock Hill school board, was selected to the position of Lawrence County auditor, following the resignation of Jason Stephens, who was chosen to server as state representative for the 93'd District earlier this month.

Jason C. Stephens Selected to Fill 93rd District House Seat
Oct 09 2019
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