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© St. Louis City
Recorder of Deeds and Vital Records Registrar


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.

 

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 Area (Missouri and Illinois)
Lien Records Resources


Contact Information Below Chart
Only the party recording/filing the lien can release it.
If you have questions regarding a specific lien,
please contact the party who recorded/filed the lien.


Lien Type
- Who Places Lien
- Who to Contact for
   Lien Release
Where Lien Record
is located in Missouri
Where Lien Record
is located in Illinois
     
Anti-Terrorism Lien (Section 3613, The Anti-Terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996)
- Contact U.S. Assistant Attorney General, Department of Justice
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by U.S. Assistant Attorney General County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by U.S. Assistant Attorney General
     
Condo Lien
- Contact Condominium Association
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by Condo Association County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by Condo Association
     
Forestry Lien (abatement of weed and debris nuisance)
- Contact St. Louis City Forestry Commissioner
St. Louis City Forestry Division 314.613.7200  
Healthy Home Repair Lien
- Contact St. Louis City Comptroller
only for lien release information
St. Louis City Recorder
of Deeds
HOA Lien
- Contact Home Owners Association
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by Condo Association County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by Condo Association
Mechanic's Lien
- Contact Contractor
Circuit Court Clerk
where lien was filed by
Contractor
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by Contractor
     
Mechanic's Lien Notice
- Contact Contractor
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by Contractor County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by Contractor
Mortgage, Deed of Trust (real estate)
- Contact Lender
County Recorder of Deeds where Deed of Trust was recorded by lender County Recorder of Deeds where Deed of Trust was recorded by lender
     
Mortgage, Healthy Home Repair Program
- Contact St. Louis City Comptroller
St. Louis City Recorder
of Deeds
 
Mortgage, Uniform Commercial Code (chattel, personal property)
- Contact Lender
Missouri Secretary of
State UCC Office
Illinois Secretary of
State UCC Office
Public Aid Lien (See TEFRA Lien)    
     
Sewer Lien
- Contact St. Louis Metropolitan Sewer District
St. Louis City Recorder
of Deeds or St. Louis County Recorder of Deeds, depending on where recorded by MSD
 
Tax Lien, Federal
- Contact Internal Revenue Service
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by IRS County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by IRS
Tax Lien, State
- Contact Missouri Department of Revenue
- Contact Illinois Department of Revenue
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by State Revenue Department County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by State Revenue Department
TEFRA Lien, Medicaid Lien
(The Tax Equity and Fiscal
Responsibility Act of 1982)
- Contact HealthNet Division, Missouri Department of Social Services
- In Illinois, Known as Public Aid Liens, Contact Illinois Dept. of Human Services
County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by State agency County Recorder of Deeds where lien was recorded by State agency
Water Lien
- Contact St. Louis City Collector of Revenue
St. Louis City Recorder of Deeds  



St. Louis Area (Missouri and Illinois)
Recorders of Deeds and Circuit Clerks
Contact Information




To research liens recorded with the St. Louis City Recorder & Register
Go to Imaging/Microfilm Department, City Hall, Room 128, 1200 Market
Please do not call or e-mail for lien record look-ups.

For St. Louis City lien recording questions

Contact St. Louis City Recorder & Registrar, Land Records Department
314.622.3260 - City Hall, Room 126, 1200 Market, Saint Louis, MO 63103

For St. Louis County lien recording questions
Contact St. Louis County Recorder - 314.615.7183
4th Floor, County Government Bldg, 41 S. Central, Clayton, MO 63105