Bannock County Courthouse in Pocatello Idaho

Welcome To Bannock County!

We hope to provide you with the information you are looking for and save you a trip to the courthouse. There is information about each department and a MAP to find them should you need to come in. Most pages can be printed or converted to PDF using the Print icon a the bottom of each page.


The Bannock County Commissioners are seeking volunteers to be a part of a task committee for the purpose of formulating a plan for expansion of the Bannock County jail, which might include: extent of construction/repair; process for asking voters for bond; amount of bond; how to educate the public on the need for expansion and other tasks as determined.  The Bannock County Commissioners will be making appointments to the task committee over the next several weeks.  If you are interested in being appointed to the task committee, please download a volunteer application below or contact the Commissioners’ office at 208-236-7210 or email The commission:
Download Volunteer Application (PDF).



Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Closed all Federal Holidays. Bonds and Fines Direct Number: 208-236-7273



Now located at the Sheriff’s Office at 5800 S. 5th Ave.   Hours: Monday through Thursday 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. Closed Fridays and all Federal Holidays.



Now located at the Court House Annex 130 N 6th Avenue across the street from the Courthouse. Hours: Monday through Friday 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. Closed all Federal Holidays. Please Note: This Office Does Not Issue Drivers Licenses. See  Drivers License Division above




Register Your Cell or VOIP Phone for our Citizen Emergency Notification System.  There is no charge for this service. Some Notification System FAQ’S

About Bannock County

Bannock County was established in 1893 and was named after the Native American tribe. The county has a population of approximately 82,539 people. The county seat is Pocatello.