The County Treasurer is the custodian of all public monies of the County. The Office of the Treasurer is responsible for ensuring that local funds are collected, received, invested, safeguarded and properly disbursed.
The Treasurer is a constitutional officer who reports directly to the citizens of New Kent County. The Treasurer is elected every 4 years by citizens of the locality they serve.
Virginia’s city and county treasurers are the chief financial officers for their localities, collecting revenues and local fees, and making payments on behalf of the local government. The Treasurer is directly responsible for tax collection and provides general oversight and custody of all other funds collected by the County including: