Other Payments

Online payment options are available for a small fee.

This is available for the following payments:

Recorder fees

Transportation permit payments

Sheriff MN Permit-to-Carry fees

Sheriff Civil Process payments


Online Payments

In cooperation with Carlton County, Forte Payment Systems offers taxpayers secure, reliable fee-base electronic options to pay for County fees and permits over the internet by e-check or using a credit or debit card.

(Services comply with all government regulations. All fees are collected by Forte Payment Systems, no portion of which is collected by or refunded to Carlton County in any manner. Among the payment options offered by Carlton County for a variety of taxpayer needs, some payment options are not right for everyone. Please carefully check all applicable fee calculations and read terms and conditions before finalizing all electronic payments.)

A convenience fee is charged when using these payment methods:

  • Credit and debit cards: 2.35% ($1.95 minimum)
  • Visa debit card: $3.95 flat fee (for property tax payments only)
  • eCheck: $1.50 flat fee

In order to pay your Carlton County fees and permits online, you will need to have the following information available:

  • Amount of payment
  • Property ID Number (if applicable)
  • Permit No./Type (if applicable)
  • Other description and additional information as instructed

To initiate other payments click here. Do not use this option for paying property taxes.

To pay property taxes by eCheck, credit or debit card click here.