Fee Schedule

​​​​​Recording Fees

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Description of Fee Amount
For Recording into the Official Records  
First Page​ 10.00
Each Additional Page 8.50
For Indexing Instruments Recorded in the Official Records which contain more than four names, per additional name 1.00
Notarization of Declaration of Domicile, Notice of Commencement, Termination of Notice of Commencement, Declaration of Domestic Partnership forms only
Notarizing documents (per acknowledgment) 10.00
Domestic Partnership Registration (including recordation) 54.00
Domestic Partnership additional Certificates or wallet-size cards (each) 5.00
For Examining, Certifying and Recording Plats
First Page 30.00
Each Additional Page 15.00
Lis Pendens  
First Page 5.00
Each Additional Page 4.00

Department of Revenue Taxes

Documentary Stamp Tax on Deeds and other Instruments related to real property (rounded up to the nearest $100) .70 per $1​00
Documentary Stamp Tax on Promissory Notes, Written Obligations to pay money (mortgages, etc.) (rounded up to the nearest $100) .35 per $100
Intangible Tax on Promissory Notes, Written Obligations to pay money (mortgages, etc.) .002 x Total

Court Fees

Receiving money into the registry of the Court (transferring lien to cash) First $500, and for the balance thereafter 3% 1.5%

Search & Copy Fees

For Searching of Records (Per name for each year(s) searched) 2.00
For any Copy of an Official Record for each page not more than 8 ½ x 14 inches 1.00
For any Copy of an Official Record larger than​ 8 ½ x 14 inches (maps, plats etc.) 5.00
Plats (mylar) 7.50
For Certifying Copies of any Instruments in the Official Records 2.00
Compact Disc of Scanned Images (per day) 20.00
CD containing Official Records index data 30.00
Microfilm Copies 16 mm 100' roll 37.50
Microfilm Copies 35 mm 100' roll 52.50
Microfiche, per fiche 3.00

Public Records Fees

Copies – Page size not more than 8 ½ x 11 inches. No charge for the first fifty (50) copies, beyond fifty
Per Page for one-sided copies​
Per page for two-sided copies
Certification (for non-governmental agencies)
Clerical Assistance, per quarter hour (after first quarter)
CD containing copy of Digital Sound Recording (voice portion of public meetings) 8.00

Value Adjustment Board Fees

Petition filing fee per folio for late exemption requests 15.00
Petition filing fee per folio to request a review of real and/or personal property assessments (except for contiguous parcels, per additional folio which are 5.00) 15.00
CD containing public petition data, per disk​​ 30.00

Credit card convenience fees will be charging as follows:

Transaction total between $.01 to $76.66 will be $1.95. Transaction totals between $76.67 and above will be charged at 2.55%.

Acceptable Payment Methods include: Cash, Checks, Money Orders, Master Card, VISA, American Express, Discover Card and (with e-recording) ACH Debit.

Checks should be made payable to Broward County Board of County Commissioners. When sending documents by mail, please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope for the return of your recorded documents.

If you have questions regarding fees, please contact the call center at 954-831-4000.

Escrow Accounts are available. Agent must have Internet access and a valid e-mail address. If interested, call 954-357-6195.​