2013 Fee Schedule

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2014

Click here to download the 2014 Schedule of Fees.

Every document MUST be accompanied by a cover page generated on our website.

Recording Fees

BASE fee for recording Deeds and Mortgages
maximum of 4 pages
This fee includes DEEDS and MORTGAGES ONLY, and reflects the adoption of the County Affordable Housing Ordinance ($11.50) and $23.50 for Act 49.
$53.50

BASE fee for recording most other documents
maximum of 4 pages.
This fee includes Agreements, Modifications, Assignments, Releases, Mortgage Satisfactions, Subordination Agreements/Postponements, Installment Sales Agreements, Leases for a term of 30 years or longer, Right-of-Ways, and Easements.
$42.00

BASE fee for other miscellaneous documents
maximum of 4 pages
Powers of Attorney, Memos of Lease (-30 years) and Deputations
$18.50


EACH additional page after 4 is $2.00.
NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN!

Commissions and Deputations

Notary Public Commission and Bond
$32.00

Notary Signature Registration (Prothonotary Fee)
$4.00

Notary Change of Name
$16.50

Notary Change of Address
$16.50

Notaries: You can now register your signature in the Recorder of Deed's office instead of going to the Prothonotary. We can accept cash or check for $36.00, which includes the Prothonotary's Fee for signature registration.

Plans and Maps

Condominium Plans (Minimum 18"x24", Maximum 24"x36")
$30.00 for the first page and $2.00 for each additional page (Note: first page is the cover page created in the recorder's office, then it's $2.00 for each page of plan.)

State Highway Plans
$15.00 for the first page and $2.00 for each additional page

Subdivision Plans (Minimum 18"x24", Maximum 24"x36")
$15.00 for the first page and $2.00 for each additional page (Note: The first page is the sheet provided by planning, and then $2.00 for each page of the plan)

Mylar and paper plans are both accepted for recording.

Filing Fees

Copies of notice for each municipality (each page)
$5.00

U.C.C. Secured Transactions
$100.00

UCC-3 (Standard Form) each document
$100.00

Veterans Sevice Discharge (DD-214)
FREE

Miscellaneous Fees

Certifications
$10.00

Copies (Each page)
$.25

Service Charge
$5.00

Pursuant to the provisions of Act 87, 1982, Act 8, 1998, Act 18, 2001, Act 32, 2002, Act 122, 2002, and Act 49 of 2009.

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County of Lancaster, Office of Recorder of Deeds
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150 N. Queen St., P. O. Box 1478
Lancaster, PA 17608-1478
Phone: 717-299-8238 | Fax: 717-299-8393

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