Current Filing Fees


The Register of Deeds office is a recording agency and therefore cannot make out legal documents or answer questions which pertain to legal matters.

Copies of documents are generally $0.75 per page.  Some special copies are slightly higher.

Deeds, Mortgages, or other instruments of writing, for first page (not to exceed legal size 8-1/2" x 14")  $ 21.00
For second page and each additional page or fraction thereof   $ 17.00
Recording real estate mortgage assignment or release for the first page $ 20.00
For each page or fraction thereof $   4.00
Recording town plats, for each page $ 32.00
Certification of any instrument of record $ 13.00
Acknowledgment of signature $ 12.50
Federal Tax Lien Notices $ 32.00
Federal Tax Liens Release $ 32.00
KSA 79-2616 (d) Federal Tax Lien Certificate  $   7.50
KSA 79-2616 (d) Copy of Tax Lien (per page) $   1.00
For filing liens for materials and services under KSA 58-201, and amendments thereto $ 17.00
KSA 60-2201 Lis Pendens $   5.00
KSA 44-717(E)(1) Employment Security Law Lien release (First page only,
additional fees apply for second and additional pages and fractions thereof)
$ 71.00
KSA 39-709(g) Medical Assistance Lien due at time of filing (First page only,
additional feels apply for second and additional pages and fractions thereof)
$   0.00
KSA 39-709(g) Medical Assistance Lien assignment of release for first page $   0.00

UCC Filings

Original Financing Statement $15.00
Amended Financing Statement $15.00
Continuation Statement $15.00
Financing Statement indicating Assignment $15.00
Assignment of Financing Statement $15.00
Statement of Release of all or part of any collateral described in filed financing statement $15.00
Real Estate Mortgage subject to KSA 84-9-402(6) FIXTURE FILING $15.00
Termination Statement $15.00
Attachments, per page (after first ten pages, which are included in initial fee) $  1.00
Written Information Request, per Debtor Name $15.00
Copy Request: a copy of any filed financing statement (per page) $  1.00
Certified Copy Request: in addition to any copying expenses $  7.50
K.S.A. 79-2616(D) Federal Tax Lien Certificate $  7.50
K.S.A. 79-2616(d) Copy of Federal Tax Lien Certificate (per page) $  1.00
Search $15.00

Notes:  If the name or names of any signer or notary public are not plainly typed or printed under the signatures, the register of deeds shall charge and collect a fee of $1.00 in addition to all other fees provided in this schedule.  KSA 28-115(d)

If sufficient space is not provided for the necessary recording information and certification on a document, such information shall be placed on additional sheet and such sheet shall be counted as a page.

The document shall be of sufficient legibility to produce a clear and legible reproduction. If a document is judged not to be of sufficient legibility, such document shall be accompanied by an exact copy thereof which shall be of sufficient legibility to produce a clear and legible reproduction and which shall be recorded contemporaneously with the document and shall be counted as additional pages. The Register of Deeds may reject any document which is not of sufficient legibility.

* No fee shall be charged or collected for any filing made by the secretary of health and environment or the secretary's designee pursuant to K.S.A. 28-155(c). If it is   unclear that the person requesting filing is the secretary's designee, standard filing fess shall be collected.
* FIXTURE FILING real estate mortgages are also subject to mortgage registration fess provided for in K.S.A. 28-15.

See also UCC Forms for use under Revised Article 9