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Lorain County Recorder

226 Middle Avenue
Elyria, OH 44035

Phone: 440-329-5140
Fax: 440-329-5477

Email: lcrecorder@loraincounty.com

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00-4:30

Map to Recorder's Office

On Line Search: www.LorainCounty.com/recorder

Frequently Asked Questions

For more information on submitting E-Recordings please contact the Recorder's office at (440)329-5140

*ATTENTION: As of November 1, 2012, the Lorain County Recorder's office is unable to accept conveyances and other documents that require the Auditor's stamp, by mail.


1. What is your mailing address?

2. What is your delivery address?

3. Does your county have tract (geographical) indexing?

4. Does your county require a legal description with releases and assignments?

5. Does your county require $4.00 for marginal notations on releases and assignments?

6. What do you charge for copies made by the public?

7. What do you charge for copies made by the Recorder's Staff?

8. Does your county offer on-line access? If so, is there a cost involved?

9. What is your County Auditor's conveyance fee?

10. What is your County Auditor's transfer fee?

11. Does your county require a SASE or postage?

12. Does your county have Registered Land (Torrens)?

13. Does your county supply blank forms for purchase?

14. What is your county's document turn-around time?

15. Does your office record Soldiers Discharge Records (DD214)?

16. What is your policy for handling documents that are over or under in filing fees?