Fee Schedule

*Fees subject to change*

Payments should be made by checks or money order. No credit cards will be accepted. Payment should be addressed to: Hertford County Register of Deeds.

Documents that contain multiple instruments will be charged an additional ten dollars for recording.

Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with all transactions.


Recording Real Estate Instruments
Deeds and Instruments in General $26.00
first 15 pages
each additional page
 Excise Tax on Deeds  $2.00 per $1000.00 (based on purchase price)
Deeds of Trust and Mortgages $64.00
first 35 pages
each additional
 Plats  $21.00  per page
 Satisfaction Instrument  No Fee  
 Non-Standard Document $25.00 per document
UCC Records
One or Two Pages $38.00
More Than Two Pages $45.00
Up to 10 pages
each additional


Certified Copies of Vital Records $10.00 each
Certified Copies $5.00
first page
each additional
Uncertified Copies $ .25 per page
Recorded Plat Copies $3.00 per page
Unrecorded Plat Copies $5.00 per page
Scan / Fax Services $1.00


first page

each additional page


Vital Records, Notary, Military Discharge
Issue Marriage License $60.00
Certified Copies of Vital Records: (Marriage, Birth, and Death Certificates) $10.00 each
Administer Notary Oath: $10.00
Military Discharge Recording: No Fee
Certified Copy of Military Discharge: No Fee