Office Hours

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday






Mailing Address

PO Box 625
Pender, NE 68047


106 5th St
Pender, NE 68047


2014 Delinquent Tax List

Treasurer FAQs

Drivers Licenses

Titles and Registration

Unclaimed Property

Boating Registrations

Nebraska Taxes Online

Robin Christiansen


Courtney Frey

Deputy County Treasurer

Tina Brader

Office Clerk

Kathy Webster

Office Clerk

Drivers License Examiner

No Driver's License Examiners in Pender on April 10, 2014.




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Dept of Health & Human Services
415 Main St
Pender, NE 68047
All CDL skills tests are administered in Dakota City by appointment only, beginning March 24, 2014.  The phone number to call is 402-471-7983.

The Public Tax Sale will be Monday March 3, 2014  at 9:00 a.m. in the lobby of the courthouse.  A copy of the delinquent tax list can be here, obtained through The Pender Times newspaper, ph. 402-385-3013.

Our office now accepts Debit/Credit cards for a method of payment on services within our office.

Registrations can be renewed online at

Real Estate and Personal Property taxes can be paid online as well by Credit Card or E-Check. That website is then click on Thurston County and enter the description needed. There is a service fee charged to the customer by the provider to process these transactions.

Notice to Taxpayers:

The first half of Real Estate, Personal Property, and I.O.L.L. taxes become delinquent on May 1, 2014 with interest being charged at 14% on that day per State Statute #77-204. An April 30, 2014 postmark will be honored.

The second half of Real Estate, Personal Property, and I.O.L.L. taxes become delinquent on Sept. 1, 2014.  Due to the weekend and holiday observance, interest will be charged on Septemeber 3, 2014 at the rate of 14% per State Statute #77-204. An August 30, 2014 postmark will be honored.

Through the assistance of the Nebraska Association of County Officials, one is able to access taxes online in Thurston County

Payment Drop Box

There is a Thurston County Payment Drop Box located near the alley of the Courthouse.  A payment for transactions from all offices in the courthouse may use this Drop Box.  NO CASH, PLEASE!!