© St. Louis City
Recorder of Deeds


Land Records
Department
open 8:00 a.m. to
5:00 p.m. weekdays


City Hall, Room 126
1200 Market Street
Saint Louis
Missouri 63103
314.622.3260
E-mail


Payment due in advance
of recording and copy
services. Please do not
call or E-mail for record
look-ups.
Please do not E-mail
record copy requests.


 

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Adoption Records
Archives
Genealogy and
Historical Research
Birth Records
Business and
Non-Profit Records
Campaign Finance and Election
Records
Cemetery Records
Death Records
French and
Spanish Colonial
Records
Home School Declarations
Land Records
Recording
Requirements;
Copies of
Deeds, Liens, Subdivision Plats; Structure History
Marriage Records
License Issuance
and Copies
Orphanage and
Institution Records
Professional
Registration and
Licensing Records
Trademarks
and Bottlers Records
Veterans
Records

Free Recording of
Military Discharge
Wills and
Probate Records

 


St. Louis City Recording Fees
and Payment Method


Land Records Related Fees:

Distribution of Revenue
as Required by Missouri Law


Payment Method

 

Escrow Account

Yes

Business Check by Mail
Must have Business name and address
imprinted on check
.

Yes

Business Check by Walk-In

Must have Business name and address
imprinted on check
.

Yes

Personal Check by Mail
Must have Grantor Name or Grantee Name, Address, and Phone Number imprinted on check
.

Yes

Personal Check by Walk-In

No

Money Order or Cashier's Check

Yes

Credit Card or Debit Card

No

Cash
ATMs on First Floor, City Hall
same floor as Recorder of Deeds
Room 104 (License Collector)
Room 109 (Collector of Revenue)

Yes

Establish an Escrow Account with the
St. Louis City Recorder and Registrar

  • Required for e-Recording Services
  • Suggested for High Volume Recording
    and High Volume Copy Service Customers
 

Return Mail Fee Schedule
In lieu of Self-Addressed-Stamped-Envelope
or customer picking up original document after recording


Recording Fees

 

 

Deed - Standard Format

$23 First Page
+ $5 Each Additional Page

Deed - NonStandard Format

$48 First Page
+ $5 Each Additional Page

Assignment - Standard Format

$23 First Item
+ $7.50 Each Additional Item

Assignment - NonStandard Format

$48 First Item
+ $7.50 Each Additional Item

Margin Release - Standard Format

$21 First Item
+ $7.50 Each Additional Item

Margin Release - NonStandard Format

$46 First Item
+ $7.50 Each Additional Item

Plat or Survey of One Tract of Land
- Recording Without Drawing
- One Sheet Not To Exceed 24" x 18"

$18.25 for One Sheet

Plat or Survey of a Subdivision, Outlots, or Condominiums

- Recording With Drawings and
  Calculations

- Each Sheet Not To Exceed 24" x 18"

 

$57.00 Per Page of
Drawings and Calculations
+ $10 Each Additional Page