The County Recorder has the important and indispensable task of keeping the vital records pertaining to ownership in real estate (land) and to all encumbrances or liens upon it. Without the work of the County Recorder, it would be nearly impossible to purchase land and be assured of a clear title or to lend money with land as security.
AlertMe is a tool to notify you when a document containing your referenced name has been recorded in our office or has been recently corrected.
Notice of statewide recording fee changes due to legislative action
Effective October 17, 2019, statewide recording fees for most documents will increase by $6.00 due to the enactment of HB 166 state budget legislation. The new recording fee for the first two pages will be $34.00 (previously $28.00). Each additional page remains the same as current law at $8.00. Half of all recording fees collected are required to be submitted to the state to the credit of the Ohio Housing Trust Fund.
Sample Recording Fee Table Effective October 17, 2019
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* $4.00 marginal fees and standardization guidelines still apply.
Additional Information: Ohio Revised Code 317.32 & 317.36
Columbus Day Holiday
The Huron County Recorder's Office will be closed Monday, October 10, 2022 in recognition of Columbus Day. The office will re-open Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 8:00 A.M.
The Huron County Recorder's Office now accepts the following document types for electronic recording. (eRecording)
Affidavit mortgage, agreement, finance statement, finance statement real estate, finance statement continuation, finance statement termination, lease assign of rents, mechanics lien, mechanics lien partial release, mechanics lien cancel, mortgage, mortgage amendment, mortgage assignment, mortgage assumption, mortgage partial release, discharge of mortgage, mortgage subordination, notice of commencement, power of attorney, and waiver of priority.
Huron County Recorder
12 E Main St. Suite 100
Norwalk, OH 44857
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
At this time we do not accept any documents involving transfer of real estate.
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THE SHOPPING CART TAB ON PUBLIC ACCESS IS FOR IN OFFICE USE ONLY.
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Documents submitted for recording after 4:20 PM will be recorded on the following business day.
List of Document TypesList of Document Types
For a complete list of the document types (instruments) recorded
Fees ScheduleFees Schedule
To see an up-to-date schedule of fees charged by the recorder