Fees

These are the following fees for the Register of Deeds services as of October 1, 2018.

Payment

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

Vital Records

  • Business Check only
  • Cash
  • Certified Bank Check
  • Debit / Credit Card - excluding American Express
  • Money Order

No Personal Checks

Vitals ServicesChargeSpecifics
Certified copies of births, death, marriages$10.00

Each

Military Discharges
$0
No Charge
Marriage License
Corrections
$60.00
$10.00
Per license
Uncertified Copy Work$0.15Per copy


Recording of All Documents

  • Cash
  • Certified Bank Check
  • Debit / Credit Card - excluding American Express
  • Money Order
  • Personal Check or Business Check
Recording ServicesChargeSpecifics

Deeds

$26

First 15 Pages

Deeds (Additional Pages)
$4
Each additional page

Deeds of Trust or Mortgages

$64

First 35 Pages

Deeds of Trust or Mortgage Additional Page
$4
Each additional page

Other instruments in General

$26

First 15 Pages

Additional Subsequent Instruction Index Reference
$10
Each added to recording fee
Excessive Recording Data BCGS 161-10(a)(1)
$2
Each additional party name in excess of 20

Non-Standard Documents

$25

Per document

Non-Standard Documents (Multiple Document fee)
$10
In addition to recording fee
Notices of Satisfactions

$0

No charge

Certified copies of non-vital records

$5

First page
Certified Copies of non-vital records (additional copy)
$2
Each additional page
Passport execution fee

$35

N/A
Passport photo fee
$15
N/A
Plats$21Per page
Certified Plat Copies$5Per page
Uncertified Plat Copies$3Per page
Right of way plans / Highway maps$21First page
Right of way plans / Highway maps$5Each additional page
Notary Public Certification$5Each
Notary Public Oath of Office$10N/A

Excise Tax (Revenue Stamps) calculation on Deeds:

N/A

Excise Tax (Revenue Stamps) August 1, 1991 to present
$2
Per Thousand
Excise Tax (Revenue Stamps) January 1, 1968 to July 31, 1991
$1
Per Thousand
Excise Tax (Revenue Stamps) Prior to 1968
$1.10
Per Thousand
Uncertified Copy work$0.15Per copy

UCC E-filings


Same as below
UCC Initial Filing, Corrections, Amendments and Terminations for up to 3 pages
$38
Up to 2 Pages
UCC Initial Filing, Corrections, Amendments and Termination from 3 to 10 pages
$45
From 3 to 10 pages
Ucc Initial Filing, Corrections, Amendments and Terminations Additional Pages over 10
$2
For each additional page over 10