Change to the Land Recording Fees
*Effective December 1, 2017 the land recording fee increases to $60 for the first page of a document (CGS 7-34a (d)), and to $60 for the filing of a Foreclosed Property Registration Form (CGS 7-148 ii).
The Town Clerk's office maintains records pertaining to property transactions in the Town of Farmington such as deeds, mortgages, liens, maps, condominium documents, easements and certain probate matters. Recording fees are $60.00 for the first page of a documents and $5.00 for each subsequent page. If it is a Mortgage Electronics Regristration System (MERS) please call for pricing. When recording a document with conveyance consideration, an additional $2.00 fee is charged to cover administrative costs for filing the forms with the State of Connecticut Revenue Department. The recording fee for a map is $10.00. The recording fee for a subdivision map of more than three parcels is $20.00 per page. Copies of land records are available for $1.00 per copy and maps are $2.00 per copy. There is a $2.00 fee to certify a copy of a document. State of Connecticut statutes set all fees and charges.
Electronic recording is now available to record documents in the Farmington land records. The Town of Farmington has contracted with the following vendors for this service:
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If you have any questions about electronic recording, please call the Town Clerk's Office at 860-675-2380.