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Lake County, Ohio - Recorder

Recorder Announcements


Please contact this office with any questions you may have in regards to obtaining a copy of your deed by mail or email. Recorded deeds can be emailed to you for free.


On July 1, 2009,  HB 525 went into effect which created standardized guidelines for documents recorded in this office. Documents that do not comform to the standard guidelines will still be accepted, but a $20.00 penalty fee will be charged. (ORC §317.114)

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    Welcome to the Lake County Recorder's Web Site!

      Dear Resident,

    Our goal is to provide prompt, efficient and accurate service to the public. 
    Our priority is to keep meeting the high standards expected by you of your public officials. 

    We hope that this website helps you in your search and is a valuable resource to your interaction with this office.

    Becky Lynch
    Lake County Recorder
     NOTE: We do not accept deeds or any transfers through the mail.

    Hours of Operation: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday (except holidays).


    2017 Recorder's Office Holiday Schedule

    The Lake County Recorder's Office will be CLOSED on:


    Holiday Actual Holiday Legal Holiday
    New Year's Day Sunday, January 1 January 2nd
    Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 16 January 16th
    President's Day Monday, February 20 February 20th
    Memorial Day Monday, May 29 May 29th
    Independence Day Tuesday, July 4 July 4th
    Labor Day Monday, September 4 September 4th
    Columbus Day Monday, October 9 October 9th
    Veteran's Day Friday, November 10 November 10th
    Thanksgiving Days Thursday & Friday, November 23 & 24 November 23rd & 24th
    Christmas Day Monday, December 25 December 25th
     New Year's Day Monday, January 1, 2018  January 1, 2018