Fee Schedule

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Effective December 22, 2016

Recording Real Estate Instruments

Recording InstrumentCost
Instruments except deeds of trust and mortgages$26 first 15 pages, $4 each additional page
Deeds of trust and mortgages$64 first 35 pages, $4 each additional page
Plats$21 each sheet
Nonstandard document$25
Multiple instruments as one, each$10
Satisfaction instrumentsNo fee
Each additional index reference on Assignments$10


UCC Records

RecordCost
One or two pages in writing$38
More than two pages in writing$45 up to 10 pages, $2 each page over 10
Copy of statement$2 each page


Marriage License

License ItemCost
Marriage license$60
Delayed marriage certificate, with one certified copy$20
Application or license correction with one certified copy$10
Marriage license certified copy$10


Other Records

RecordCost
Recording military dischargeNo fee
Military discharge certified copy as authorizedNo fee
Birth certificate certified copy
(register may waive for person over 62 years old)
$10
Birth certificate after one year or more for same county, with one certified copy$20
Papers for birth certificate in another county one year or more after birth$10
Birth certificate for papers from another county one year or
more after birth, with one certified copy
$10
Death certificate certified copy$10
Birth record amendment$10
Death record amendment$10 ($15 to North Carolina Vital Records,$15 to North Carolina Vital Records for expedited service)
Marriage Amendment$25
Legitimations$10 ($15 to North Carolina Vital Records,$15 to North Carolina Vital Records for expedited service)
Certified copies unless statute otherwise provides$5 first page, $2 each additional page
Uncertified copiesCost as posted


Other Services

ServiceCost
Notary public oath$10
Notarial acts
(not charged if performed with acts for which there is a fee except if fee is for
registering instruments or plats)
$5 each signature
Comparing copy for certification$5
State vital records search$14
State vital records for network access$24 first copy, $15 each additional copy
Passport Photo$10
Express Mailing$15
Miscellaneous servicesCost as posted