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Fees

The following fees have been established for Register of Deeds services. New fees are effective beginning October 1, 2011.

Payment

Note that the Register of Deeds office accepts the following modes of payment.

 

Vital Records

Cash, Debit/Credit Card (*convenience fee will be applied; 2.5%, minimum $2.00),

Money Order, Certified Bank Check, or Business Check only

No Personal Checks

 

Service
Charge
Specifics
Certified copies of births, death, marriages
Wallet-sized birth certificate
10.00 12.00
Each
Each
Marriage License
Corrections
60.00 10.00
Per license
 
Notary Public Oath of Office
10.00
 
Notary Public Certification
3.00
Each
Military Discharges
0.00
No Charge
Uncertified Copy work
.15
Per copy

 

 

Recording of all Documents

Cash, Debit/Credit Card (*convenience fee will be applied; 2.5%, minimum $2.00),

Money Order, Certified Bank Check, Personal Check or Business Check

 

Service
Charge
Specifics

Deeds

  

26.00

4.00

First 15 Pages

Each additional page

Deeds of Trust or Mortgages

  

56.00

4.00

First 15 Pages


Each additional page

Other instruments in General

(affidavits,certified copies)

Additional subsequent instr. index ref.

26.00

 

     4.00

   25.00

First 15 Pages

 

Each additional page

 

Each added to recording fee

Non-Standard Documents

 

Multiple Document fee

 25.00

 

10.00

Per document

 

In addition to recording fee

 Notices of Satisfactions

0.00

No charge

Certified copies of non-vital records

5.00

2.00

First page
Each additional page
Plats
21.00
Per page
Certified Plat Copies
5.00
Per page
Uncertified Plat Copies
3.00
Per page

Excise Tax (Revenue Stamps) calculation on Deeds: 

 

  August 1, 1991 to present
  Jan. 1, 1968 - July 31, 1991
  Prior to 1968
 

 

 


2.00 per thousand

1.00 per thousand

1.10 per thousand

Uncertified Copy work
.15
Per copy

UCC initial filing, corrections, amendments and terminations

38.00

45.00

2.00

Up to 3 pages
From 3 to 10 pages
Over 10 pages - each additional page
UCC Search (record filed prior to July 1, 2001)
30.00 1.00
Per name searched
Per copy