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Plats Maps Surveys Corner Certificates and Parcel Information

The Lake County Recorder’s Office has the original recorded Subdivision Plats, Registered Land Surveys (for Torrens properties), some Government Surveys, some recorded plats that do not have an official name, MN Dept. of Transportation Right of Way Plats and Certificates of Location of Government Corners. Click on the appropriate category below to be directed to a listing of them. Those records can be viewed in our office.

Subdivision plats with names can be viewed on and are indexed by plat name and legal description, and document number.

Plats__SurveysRegistered Land SurveysGovernment Surveysun-named plats and MN Dept. of Transportation Right of Way Plats  are on

The majority of the Certificates of Location of Government Corners are in our office and those presented since 2013 have been recorded with a document number and are also on

Original Land Survey notes and township plat maps are held by the Secretary of State’s office and can be viewed by clicking on the above link.

Surveys of private individual’s land are rarely recorded in Lake County.

Lake County property ownership and parcel information is available free of charge at

The County Assessor’s Office has mapping capabilities to identify parcels and neighboring ownership.

Click here if you wish to view the Lake County Highway Map. (It is a large file and takes a while to download.) An updated version will be available in 2015.

MN Dept. of Transportation maps site.

The 2014 version of the Lake County Plat Book/Land Atlas is now available to view online or to purchase at the Lake County Auditor’s Office.
The cost is $30.00.