Statutory Fees

Statutory Fees
Act. No. 346 Public Acts of 1990
MCLA 600.2567

  • $30.00 per document - regardless of the number of pages ($4.00 of this fee is deposited to the Michigan State Survey & Remonumentation Fund)
  • $3.00 - each additional Liber and Page on documents assigning or discharging more than one instrument
  • $5.00 - tax certification fee.  A tax certificate must be obtained from the County Treasurer's Office prior to recording any of the following instruments (MCLA 211.135)    
                     Warranty Deed
                     Land Contract                                                                                                                               
                     Assignment of Land Contract with warranty clause  
                     Master Deed for Condominiums                      

  • $1.00 per page for copies of documents
  • $5.00 for certified copies
All checks for transfer tax and/or tax certification should be made payable to Charlevoix County Register of Deeds and may be combined in one check along with the recording fee.