Frequently Asked Questions

What are your hours of operation?

Where are you located?

What types of payment are accepted?

How can I obtain a copy of my deed

Can you tell me if there is a lien is on my property?

Can I obtain a copy of a map or plat of my property?

Can I request copies of documents by fax or on-line?

Does your office perform title searches?

Does your office accept Electronic Recordings?

Can you make changes to my Deed?

Can the Register of Deeds office tell me who owns property by an address?

Can I get information on an estate, will , or divorce decree in this office?

How do I register a Business Name?

How can I replace my original deed that is lost or misplaced?

Can I request my certificate by fax or on-line?

If I was born in another county or state can I get my certificate from your office?

Do you accept credit cards?

Can anybody look up my information (birth, death and marriage)?

Can I view birth, death and marriage certificates on line?

What is the charge for a certified birth, death or marriage certificate?

What do I need to bring to get a certified copy of a birth, death, or marriage certificate?

Can anyone pick up a certified copy of my birth, death or marriage certificate?

What do I need to get a license to be married?

Can I purchase my marriage license in Hertford County, but get married in another county in North Carolina?

Does the Register of Deeds marry couples once a license is received?

How can I obtain a copy of my marriage certificate?

What is the process for receiving my Notary Public appointment?

What is the charge for filing my Military Discharge?

Are Military Discharges public information?

Is there a fee for a certified copy of my Military Discharge?