Pursuant to Nebraska Revised Statute 28-1403, all locksmiths are required to hold a valid registration certificate (license) issued by the county clerk in the county in which the locksmith's business is located.
**Background checks will be performed on all applicants.
Please mail the completed Locksmith License Application Form and applicable fee to:
Lancaster County Clerk br>
555 S. 10th Street, Room 108 br>
Lincoln, NE 68508 br>
Please be sure to SIGN and DATE the application and the disclosure and authorization form prior to submittal. Incomplete applications will be returned to sender.
The application fee is $5.00. Payment can be made by check or credit/debit card. Checks can be made out to the Lancaster County Clerk. Please do not send cash in the mail.
The locksmith license will remain valid until (1) the name of the individual, (2) the business name or (3) the business address changes. At the time of such change, a new registration shall be required. br>
Locksmith License and Lock/Key Statutes: