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


Treasurer FAQs

Drivers Licenses

Titles and Registration

Unclaimed Property

Boating Registrations

Nebraska Taxes Online

Renew Driver License

Robin Christiansen


Courtney Frey

Deputy County Treasurer

Tina Brader

Office Clerk

Kathy Webster

Office Clerk

2021 Public Tax Sale Information

Delinquent Tax List

Notice to Thurston County Taxpayers:

We are now allowing 2 customers inside our office at a time and would strongly suggest to wear a mask.

The 1st. half of 2020 taxes become delinquent May 1, 2021 and begin drawing interest at 14% annually. A postmark up to April 30, 2021 will be honored.
The 2nd. half of 2020 taxes become delinquent September 1, 2021. A postmark up to August 31, 2021 will be honored.

*Taxes can be paid online at

*A drop box is located in the alley of the courthouse for anyone wishing to drop off tax payments. Interest charges begin on May 1, 2021.

The Public Tax Sale will be Monday March 1, 2021 beginning at 9:00 AM at the Courthouse.

Robin Christiansen
Thurston County Treasurer


Drivers License Examiner




February 11
March 11
April 8
May 13
June 10
July 8
August 12
September 9
October 14
November NONE
December 9

Dept of Health & Human Services
415 Main St
Pender, NE 68047
10:15 - 12:00
1:00 - 4:30
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.

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 Nebraska Taxes Online 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.

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!!