Register of Deeds

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Purpose


The purpose of the Register of Deeds office is to preserve and maintain the land records of Seward County. These records belong to the people of Seward County. We faithfully keep them in good condition and working order for all to use. We try our hardest to provide friendly, efficient, and timely service.

Responsibilities


The Register of Deeds office files and records documents that pertain to real estate and oil and gas in Seward County. These documents include:
  • Deeds
  • Mortgages
  • Easements
  • Affidavits
  • Plats
  • Oil and gas leases
  • Military discharges
  • Federal tax liens
  • Liens on personal property known as Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
  • Liens for automobile repair
The Register of Deeds Office does not accept credit cards.