Recorder Fee Schedule


Type of Document Fee Code Section
First page (one side of one sheet) $14.00 Gov 27361.4 / 27361(4)
Each additional page (or side) $3.00 Gov 27361.4 / 27361(4)
Real Estate Fraud Prosecution Fund – Additional Fee for each of the following documents: $3.00 CC Res 95-633
Abstract of Judgment, Affidavit, Amended Deed of Trust, Assignment of Deed of Trust, Assignment of Lease, Assignment of Rents, Construction Deed of Trust,   Covenants, Conditions & Restrictions (CC&R), Declaration of Homestead, Deed of Trust, Easement, Lease, Lien, Lot Line Adjustment, Mechanic’s Lien, Modification of Deed of Trust, Notice of Completion, Notice of Default, Notice of Trustee’s Sale, Quitclaim Deed, Reconveyance, Release, Request for Notice, Rescission of Notice of Default, Subordination Agreement, Substitution of Trustee, Trustee’s Deed Upon Sale, UCC 3* (Amendment, Assignment, Continuation, Termination)
Building Homes & Jobs Act Tax
(SB2 – Atkins)
$75.00 per title, per transaction (not to exceed $225.00 per transaction) Gov 27388.1
UCC* (1 or 2 pages) $10.00 Gov 12194 (a)
UCC* (3 or more pages) $20.00 Gov 12914 (b)
Lien notification fee on involuntary lien $7.00 (per owner / debtor) Gov 27297.5
Combined Documents (containing more than one title or function) $14.00 (per title) Gov 27361.1
Non-Standard page (effective 2/1/2010) Penalty applies to each page or sheet of the document $3.00 Gov 27361 (1)
Multiple reference (each additional recording reference) $1.00 Gov 27361.2
Documents requiring additional indexing:
Each group of 10 names or functional portion thereof after the initial group of 10 names $1.00 Gov 27361.8
Release of State, City or County liens $15.00 Gov 27361.3
Recording of a document evidencing a change of ownership without a concurrent filing of a Preliminary Change of Ownership Report $20.00 Rev & Tax 480.3 (b)
Survey Monument Preservation Fund – applies only to grant deeds showing other than a complete lot and tract legal description $10.00 Gov 27584 / 27585 & CCC Ord 64.6
City Transfer Tax (Richmond), based on full value of the property $7.00 per $1000.00 Rev & Tax 11911 (b)
Documentary Transfer Tax collected on all transfers of real property.  Documentary Transfer Tax Exemption Reasons $0.55 per $500.00 Rev & Tax 11911 & CCC Ord 64.6


Miscellaneous Documents Fee Code Section
File Preliminary 20 day notice $30.00 Gov 27361.9
Each additional lot notice $4.50


Maps Fee Code Section
First page of each map (Subdivision, parcel, survey & assessment) $9.00 Gov 27372 / 27361.4
Each additional page $3.00


Copy Information Fee Code Section
Each page of document $1.00 Gov 27366
Maps $3.50 Gov 27366
Certification (only complete document can be certified) $2.50 Gov 27364