Sheriff's Office

The August 18 Sheriff Sales will not be held. Any previous or current sale that has been received through August 31, 2020 will be on the September 15, 2020 sale.

For information on how other County business is being handled, please see Sussex County Government Operations Reopening.


This office serves papers for the courts and holds Sheriff's sales for non-payment of taxes, mortgage foreclosures plus all other court orders. Follow the links on the left for more information.

Robert Lee

Contact Information
County Sheriff Robert Lee
Address Sussex County Sheriff Office
P.O. Box 948
Georgetown, DE 19947
Phone (302) 855-7830
Fax (302) 855-7832