Uniform Fee Schedule

Recording Real Estate Instruments

Deeds of Trust and Mortgages$64 for the first 35 pages,
$4 for each page thereafter
Instruments/Documents in General (except Deeds of Trust/Mortgages)$26 for the first 15 pages,
$4 for each page thereafter
Plats$21 per sheet
Non-Standard Document $25 in addition to other applicable recording fees
Multiple Instruments as One$10 for each additional instrument, in addition to the recording fee.
Each Additional Deed of Trust Reference on Assignments$10
Excessive Recording Data N.C.G.S. 161-10(a)(1)$2 for each additional index entry (party name) in excess of 20.
Satisfaction InstrumentsNo Fee


Certified Copies of Real Estate Instruments$5 for the first page,
$2 for each additional page
Non-Certified Copies in Person25 cents per page
Non-Certified Copies by Mail$1 per page
Map Copies in person$1 per page
Map Copies by Mail$2 per page

Uniform Commercial Code or UCC Records

One or Two Pages$38
More Than Two Pages$45 up to ten (10) pages,
$2 for each page thereafter

​Marriage Licenses

Marriage License$60
Marriage License Certified Copy$10 per certified copy
Delayed Marriage Certificate, with One Certified Copy$20
Application or License Correction, with One Certified Copy$10

Birth Certificates

Certified Copy of Birth Certificate$10 per certified copy
Delayed Birth Registration with One Certified Copy$20

Death Certificates

Certified Copy of Death Certificate$10 per certified copy


Notary Public Oath$10
Verification of Commission$5

Acceptable Payment Methods

CashAccepted in person

Check/Money Order (Please make checks payable to "Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds." There is a $35 processing fee for any check returned unpaid).

Accepted by mail or in person

Credit/Debit Card (MasterCard, Visa and Discover)

Accepted in person

Escrow (Escrow accounts may be used to pay for copies and recording fees in person by authorized account users).

Accepted in person