Recording Fees


The following schedules are a guideline for noncharter counties. In some cases charter* counties may have different ordinance regulations regarding fees, so please contact your county Recorder of Deeds for information regarding their fees. For the City of St. Louis, please reference RSMo 59.313.

* Jackson, St. Charles and St. Louis County

Real Estate (Except Plats and Surveys)

$24.00 FIRST PAGE 
$3.00 EACH PAGE THEREAFTER
$25.00 NON STANDARD FEE IF APPLICABLE

$10.00 FIRST PAGE  
$5.00 COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(1)
$1.75 COUNTY GEN REV 59.800.1(2)
$1.25 REC FUND 59.800.1(1)
$2.00 STATUTORY REC FUND 59.800.1(3)
$3.00 ADD’L PAGES COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(1)
$4.00 USER FEE  
$2.00 REC FUND 59.319.1
$1.00 LAND SURVEY 59.319.3
$1.00 SEC OF STATE LOCAL RECORDS 59.319.3
$3.00 MISSOURI HOUSING TRUST 59.319.2
$7.00 CERF FUND  
$6.00 50.1190
$1.00 59.321
$25.00 (NON-STANDARD DOCUMENTS) REC FUND 59.310.3

Plats

$44.00 1ST PAGE
$25.00 THEREAFTER

$30.00 FIRST PAGE  
$25.00 COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(4)
$1.75 COUNTY GEN REV 59.800.1(2)
$1.25 REC FUND 59.800.1(1)
$2.00 STATUTORY REC FUND 59.800.1(3)
$25.00ADD’L PAGES COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(4)
$4.00 USER FEE  
$2.00 REC FUND 59.319.1
$1.00 LAND SURVEY 59.319.3
$1.00 SEC OF STATE LOCAL RECORDS 59.319.3
$3.00 MISSOURI HOUSING TRUST 59.319.2
$7.00 CERF FUND  
$6.00 50.1190
$1.00 59.321

Surveys

$24.00 1ST PAGE
$5.00 THEREAFTER

$10.00 FIRST PAGE  
$5.00 COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(4)
$1.75 COUNTY GEN REV 59.800.1(2)
$1.25 REC FUND 59.800.1(1)
$2.00 STATUTORY REC FUND 59.800.1(3)
$5.00 ADD’L PAGES - COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(4)
$4.00 USER FEE  
$2.00 REC FUND 59.319.1
$1.00 LAND SURVEY 59.319.3
$1.00 SEC OF STATE LOCAL RECORDS 59.319.3
$3.00 MISSOURI HOUSING TRUST 59.319.2
$7.00 CERF FUND  
$6.00 50.1190
$1.00 59.321


Copywork

$2.00 FIRST PAGE/$1.00 ADD'L PAGES - COUNTY GEN REV (Except Plat and Surveys) 59.310.6(2)
$5.00 PAGE PLATS AND SURVEYS (18”X24”) - COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(5)

Certification

$1.00 per DOCUMENT - COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(3)

Recorder of Deeds, Marriage License Fees

The following schedule is a guideline for noncharter counties. In some cases, charter* counties may have different ordinance regulations regarding fees. In addition, RSMo 455.205.4 does not apply to all counties. Please contact your county Recorder of Deeds for information regarding their fees.

* Jackson, St. Charles and St. Louis County

Marriage License

$51.00 with RSMo 455.205.4 Applied

 
   
$15.00 COUNTY GEN REV  
$10.00 451.150
$2.00 193.195
$2.00 59.130
$1.00 59.310.6(2)
$10.00 SHELTER FUND  
$5.00 451.151.3
$5.00 455.205.4
$15.00 CHILDRENS TRUST 451.151.3
$4.00 USER FEE  
$2.00 REC FUND 59.319.1
$1.00 LAND SURVEY 59.319.3
$1.00 SEC OF STATE LOCAL RECORDS 59.319.3
$7.00 CERF FUND 559.321

$46.00 without RSMo 455.205.4 Applied  
$15.00 COUNTY GEN REV  
$10.00 451.150
$2.00 193.195
$2.00 59.130
$1.00 59.310.6(2)
$10.00 SHELTER FUND  
$5.00 451.151.3
$15.00 CHILDRENS TRUST 451.151.3
$ 4.00 USER FEE  
$2.00 REC FUND 59.319.1
$1.00 LAND SURVEY 59.319.3
$1.00 SEC OF STATE LOCAL RECORDS 59.319.3
$7.00 CERF FUND 50.1190
559.321


Copy work  
   
$9.00 Certified copy of Marriage License  
$2.00 COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(7)
$7.00 CHILDRENS TRUST 451.151.2
$2.00 Certified statement/letter  
$1.00 COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(2)
$1.00 COUNTY GEN REV 59.310.6(3)

Recorder of Deeds, UCC Fees

As of July 1, 2001, all new Uniform Commercial Code filings are to be made with the Secretary of State’s office.  For fixture filing fees, see the Real Estate Recording schedule.