Recorder's Office

Washoe County Recorder
Kalie Work

Welcome to the Washoe County Recorder's Office! It is an honor and a privilege to serve the citizens of Washoe County.

The public records located in the Washoe County Recorder's Office include documents related to real property, such as deeds and deeds of trust, homesteads, liens, easements and many others. We are also responsible for recording maps, mining documents and marriage certificates.

We hope that you will find our website to be a good resource for information, forms, access to the public records and links to other departments.

The exceptional staff in the Recorder's Office are available to assist you in person, over the phone or by email.

We look forward to and welcome your comments!

Recording fees are changing January 1st, 2020. Click here for more information.
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The Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center at UNR is the campuses primary library and also hosts the Digital Collection, a website that makes available historical documents from the Northern Nevada area scanned in ultra high resolution. The Recorder's office has made available some of our more interesting historical record books to UNR so that they could undergo this scanning process. More Information »

Searching by Assessor's Parcel Number (APN) is now available on our online Document Search and Copies and in our office. More Information »

Our document searching and ordering system is now available in Spanish! Simply enter the system and then click the Español button in the upper right-hand corner. Search in Spanish »

Our customer satisfaction survey is designed to capture your experience with our office. Tell us what is working well and where we have work to do right here ».

Document Search and Copies

Search for, and order copies of, marriage certificates, records regarding real property, such as deeds, liens, homesteads etc., UCC documents, and maps. Learn More »


Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT
(closed on legal holidays)


1001 E. Ninth Street
Bldg. A, Rooms 140/150
Reno, NV 89512

Call 311 to find resources, ask questions, and utilize Washoe County services. Learn More »
Call 311 to find resources, ask questions, and utilize Washoe County services. Learn More »