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Tax Foreclosure Sales

The next tax foreclosure sale will be held on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 9 am in the Commissioner's Meeting Room in the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. 4th Street, Port Angeles, WA. A list of parcels subject to the tax foreclosure sale is scheduled to be published in the Peninsula Daily News on September 18, 2019.

The last day the Treasurer's office can accept payments to redeem a parcel from the tax foreclosure sale is Thursday, December 12, 2019, before 4:30 p.m. Payment must be made in cash, or by certified check, cashier's check, or money order.

Bidders must register for the foreclosure sale, and sign the 2019 Terms of Sale, on the morning of the sale between 8:00 a.m. and 8:50 a.m. in the Treasurer´s Office, then proceed to the Commissioner´s Meeting Room. The sale will start promptly at 9 :00 a.m. The information needed to register will be your name, how the Treasurer's Deed should be made out, and your mailing address. For more information, please review the Terms of Sale (see link below) or contact the Treasurer's Office for additional information.

Please remember these are buyer-beware sales. It is completely up to you to research any property you are considering bidding on. Title reports on the subject properties are available for review in the Clallam County Treasurer´s Office and will be available on line (see link below) closer to the date of sale.

The tax foreclosure sale properties are offered on a "whereas" and "as is" basis, and the County makes no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, nor any guaranty of warranty, expressed or implied, as to the condition of title to any property, nor the physical condition of any property or its fitness for any use or purposes. Bidders are further advised that certain properties may be subject to easements or use restrictions set forth in the Covenants, Rights, and Restrictions of certain plats, as well as in zoning and other land use controls. Certain properties may be, or contain, “wetlands” or other “critical areas,” or may be designated as "Open Space", "Open Area," "permanent Open Area," "Common Area," or similar designations, and as such, may be subject to restrictions which include, but are not limited to, prohibitions on placing improvements on such properties. Bidders are further advised that Clallam County does not warrant or make any express or implied representations regarding the physical condition of any property including, but not limited to, whether the property is contaminated with hazardous waste or contamination from any source.


  • List of 2019 Tax Foreclosure Parcels
  • Terms of Sale
  • United States (IRS) Answer (2012) -- This document outlines the "Interests of the United States" in the Federal Tax Liens that encumber a number of the Tax Foreclosure Parcels. If you have any further questions regarding the "Interests of the United States" or the impact of Federal Tax Liens on Tax Foreclosure Parcels, please contact either the United States Attorney's Office (whose contact is contained in the Answer) or consult an attorney of your choosing. Please note that the Clallam County Treasurer's office is not in a position to answer any questions regarding Federal Tax Liens.
  • Tax Title Sales

2019 Title Reports are now available in the Treasurer's Office. They will also be published here at a later date.