Lake County Recorder
Registrar of Titles
Office of Vital Records
Registrar of Titles and Vital Records
Description of Office Functions:
The Lake County Recorder's Office/Registrar of Titles is the custodian of all legal documents that affect real estate and provides protection and public notice of that information by recording, indexing and maintaining those records. The Registrar of Titles issues land title certificates on Torrens property.
The Vital Records Department is also part of the Recorder's Office which operates as a Local Issuance Office authorized by the Minnesota Department of Health's Office of Vital Records to issue certified birth & death records, and issues marriage licenses and certificates, records ordination credentials and notary commission registrations and is a repository for Military Discharge Records.
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Information & links for recording requirements, fees, forms, etc.
Property Records and Information Requests
Online access information, requesting copies, plats
Department description, filing information, fees
Department description, filing information, fees, Examiner of Titles
Request or apply for Birth or Death records, marriage license applications and marriage certificates, Military Discharge records, record Notary Public documents, file Ordination papers.