Recorder's Office

The Recorder/Registrar issues marriage license, registers births and deaths, issues certificates on vital records and processes passport applications.

The Recorder's Office is responsible for recording and maintaining official records effecting title to real estate.

The Recorder's office also issues hunting and fishing licenses and registers and titles recreational vehicles; i.e., Boats, ATV's, and Snowmobiles.

Online Renewals: Boat | ATV/ORV/Snow

The Recorder's Office was created by the First Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Iowa in 1839.


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