Register of DeedsRegister of Deeds<p style="text-align:left;"> <span class="ms-rteFontSize-3 ms-rteFontFace-1">​The Register of Deeds office provides a standardized, permanent record of real estate ownership and transfers in Burke County. Our office records deeds, deeds of trust, cancellations, plats, assumed names, powers of attorney and other miscellaneous documents related to real estate. Our office also records and issues birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, military discharges, and maintains the records of notary public commissions.</span></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3 ms-rteFontFace-1"><img class="ms-rtePosition-4" src="" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:387px;" /></span></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="font-family:tahoma;">We are updating our web-site!</span></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="font-family:tahoma;">We are looking forward to unveiling the new web-site soon! </span></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="font-family:tahoma;">In the meantime, if you need assistance with anything that you are unable to locate on our "Under Construction" site, please call us at <span class="baec5a81-e4d6-4674-97f3-e9220f0136c1" style="white-space:nowrap;">828-764-9340<a title="Call: 828-764-9340" href="#" style="margin:0px;border:currentcolor;left:0px;top:0px;width:16px;height:16px;right:0px;bottom:0px;overflow:hidden;vertical-align:middle;float:none;display:inline;white-space:nowrap;position:static !important;"><img title="Call: 828-764-9340" alt="" style="margin:0px;border:currentcolor;left:0px;top:0px;width:16px;height:16px;right:0px;bottom:0px;overflow:hidden;vertical-align:middle;float:none;display:inline;white-space:nowrap;position:static !important;" /></a></span>. </span></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span style="font-family:tahoma;">I appreciate your understanding…be sure to check back with us to see all the exciting changes!</span></p><h2 style="text-align:center;">Online Vital Record Search and Ordering has been moved to VITAL RECORDS portion of the left navigation menu.</h2><h2 style="text-align:center;">Online Record Search has been moved to REAL ESTATE on the left-hand side navigation menu.</h2><p> </p>




September 29, 2017-GETCERTIFICATE NOW 29, 2017-GETCERTIFICATE NOW<p>​Our office went live with Get Certificate Now for online vital records requests and orders. This will make it easier for the public to request both certified and non-certified birth certificates, death certificates, and marriage certificates. Check it out!</p>
August 21, 2017 - Aloha August Wedding Day 21, 2017 - Aloha August Wedding Day<p>​If you or someone you know is planning to get married soon....Get married at the Burke County Register of Deeds, Aloha August Wedding Day.</p><p>Ceremonies will include photography, flowers, refreshments and cake at no charge to the happy couples.​<span aria-hidden="true"></span></p>

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201 South Green Street​
P.O. Box 936
Morganton, NC 28680-0936
Phone: 828.764.9340
Fax: 828.438.5463

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm