Treasurer- Elaine Blachford

Deputy- Michelle 

Deptuy- Jessica


Phone: 605-854-3411

Fax: 605-854-3833


Mailing Address:

PO Box 166

De Smet, SD 57231

Helpful Links:

Motor Vehicle Forms:

State of South Dakota:

Car Details:

Senior Freeze Application

The treasurer is responsible for all the money belonging to the county.  The treasurer collects real estate and mobile home taxes, provides information regarding real estate taxes, manages county investments, handles vehicle licensing and transfer of vehicle titles.

Window Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm

       Open over noon hour

Closed all State and Federal Holidays


The Treasurer's Office will be closing at 1:00 PM on Mon., June 17, 2019 and will resume normal business ours on Tues., June 18, 2019 as the treasurer and deputies will be attending motor vehicle training.