Office Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - excluding legal holidays
Mailing Address: PO Box 154, Elizabeth City, NC 27907
Register of Deeds Office is located in the
All documents to be recorded are $14.00 for the first page and $3.00 for each additional page. Certain deeds are subject to a NC Excise Tax and a county Land Transfer Tax. Please call during normal business hours for more information. Cancellations of Deeds of Trust are no charge.
Certified Birth Certificates:
Provide child's full name, date of birth, father's full name, mother's full maiden name and your relationship to the child. Fees are $10.00 for the large size certificate with a raised seal or $11.00 for the laminated wallet size.
Certified Death Certificates:
Provide decedent's full name, date of death and your relationship to the decedent. Fee is $10.00 per copy.
Certified Marriage License:
Provide groom's full name, bride's full maiden name, date of marriage, and your relationship to the parties. Fee is $10.00 per copy.
Marriage License (for parties 18 and over):
There are two methods in which a marriage license can be obtained:
Marriage License (for parties under 18 years of age):
Call during office hours for information.