Public Records Requests

The Tax Collector has information readily available for property taxes and business tax receipts (BTR) on our Public Records Portal.

Any records that are not accessible via the Public Records Portal may be easily requested in writing or by e-mail.

Please contact our Public Records Custodian:

Mercedes Knowles


Monroe County Tax Collector
Attention: Public Records Custodian C/O Mercedes Knowles
PO Box 1129
Key West, FL 33041

There may be a cost for information that covers expenses for administrative time and media.

The Tax Collector works as an agent for various divisions of the State of Florida.

For any Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicle (FLHSMV) records, please contact the State Bureau of Records at (850) 617-2000. They may also be reached at the following email addresses: (Motor Vehicle Records); (Driver License Records)

Tax Deed Auctions are conducted by the Monroe County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller. For requests for overbid or surplus funds resulting from a tax deed auction please contact their office at (305) 292-3507.