The Register of Deed's office is the official repository for all real estate records. Some of the most common are:
Mortgages and Satisfactions
Federal Tax Liens
Plats and Certified Survey Maps
The Register of Deed's office files vital statistic records such as birth, death, marriage, and domestic partnership certificates. Veterans discharges are also filed in the Register of Deed's Office.
Please include a copy of a valid photo ID with your vital record request. Acceptable forms of identification are one of the following:
Out-of-State driver's license or photo ID card
Wisconsin driver's license
Wisconsin photo ID
Or two of the following:
Check or bank book
Government issued employee ID card or badge with photo
Health insurance card
Major credit card
Recent dated, signed lease
Recent utility bill or traffic ticket
Expired cards or documents are not accepted. There is no fee for veterans records to the veteran. All fees are subject to change without notice.
Copies of Recorded Documents The cost for copies of recorded documents are $2 for the first page and $1 for each additional page of the same document. A certified copy of a document is a $1 additional fee.