Registry of Deeds

207-324-1576

Welcome to the York County Maine Registry of Deeds Department.

 

RECORDING HOURS  8:30 - 4:15

RECORDING FEES

DOCUMENT                                  $22 for 1st page and $2.00 for each additional page

INDEX NAMES                              $1 per indexed name over four

MARGINAL REFERENCES           $13 per marginal reference over one

PLAN                                             $24.00

COPY FEE                                      $1.00

COPY PLAN                                   $5.00

CERTIFIED DOCUMENT                $5.00 plus cost of copy
 

Copy requests can be emailed to:  Deeds@yorkcountymaine.gov


 

MARGINS

 

REGISTRIES require clean space and margins on all documents.  The requirements are 1 ¾ inch across the top of the first page, and ¾ inch side margins on all pages.


All deeds except corrective deeds, cemetery deeds, confirmatory deed, deeds of distribution and transfers upon death deeds require a Real Estate Transfer Tax Declaration (RETTD)  Addition information and forms are available through the State of Maine website and the links below:

 


For information on Exemptions and Real Estate Transfer tax charts, please direct your questions to the following site:

State of Maine Revenue Services Website:
https://www.maine.gov/revenue/divisions.html