NEW! - Register of Deeds Recording Fee Changes

Effective OCTOBER 1, 2016 in the State of Michigan
Regardless of the number of pages, all documents will cost $30.00 to record, this cost is inclusive of Michigan Remonumentation and Register of Deeds Automation fees.
For a document that assigns or discharges more than 1 instrument $3.00 for each instrument assigned or discharged (in addition to the $30.00 flat fee).  To certify a recorded document $5.00; copies remain at $1.00 per page and search fees remain at 50 cents for each year searched with a minimum of $5.00 – excepting tract index searches.
If you have any questions, please contact the Register of Deeds office at 517-543-4203 or refer to MCL 600.2567. 


Treasurer and Clerk Open Delta Township Office

Delta Eaton County Flyer Cover2 Eaton County Clerk, Diana Bosworth and County Treasurer, Bob Robinson began offering service hours in the Delta Township Administration Building at 7710 W Saginaw Highway in Lansing on Friday, October 9.   Office hours for the residents of Delta Township and surrounding areas will continue by County Clerk Bosworth on the first and third Friday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and Treasurer Robinson will offer hours alternating the second and fourth Friday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  The satellite county office will be located in the lower level of the Delta Township Administration Building on W Saginaw Highway in Lansing.

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Now Pay Delinquent Real Property Taxes Online
Eaton County Treasurer, Bob Robinson, announced this month that Eaton County property owners have a new and convenient way to make delinquenttaxpayments.  The treasurer’s office has contracted with Official Payments, a leading provider of electronic payment solutions to offer delinquent tax payment processing over the Internet through credit card and debit card transaction.  Visa, Discover, and MasterCard debit and credit cards will be accepted. This new service offers taxpayers a fast and efficient way to pay online and reduces manual processing time in the treasurer’s office.

“Through a unique partnership with Official Payments and BS&A Software, taxpayers can get online, pay, and process their delinquent tax payments instantly, in real time,” said Robinson.  “This is part of our ongoing work to increase efficiency in the treasurer’s office.  It can also help folks avoid last minute additional fees and interest on their past due real property taxes.”

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New Legislation Extending Property Tax Exemptions to Qualified Disabled Veterans

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Filing Fees

517-543-7500 ext 4335

Effective March 1st 2016

Beginning March 1, 2016, if a fee for commencing a
civil action is authorized or required by law, in addition to that fee, the
clerk shall also collect an electronic filing system fee, subject to section
1993 of $25.00


Filing Fees

Civil Filing Fee Divorce without Children $150.00 + $25.00 = $175.00
Divorce With Children $230.00 + $25.00 = $255.00
Support $230.00 + $25.00 =   $255.00
Paternity - $175.00
Civil Filing Fee $150.00 + $25.00 = $175.00
Jury Demand Fee $85.00
Motion Fee $20.00
Post Judgment Motion Fee $20.00
Re: Change of Support Foc Fees
MCL 600.2529(d)(ii) $40.00
Re: Change in Parenting/Custody and Support FOC Fee
MCL 600.2529(d)(i) $80.00
Writ of Garnishment, Attachment, Execution or Judgment Debtor Discovery Subpoena $15.00
Appeals to Circuit Court $150.00 + $25.00 = $175.00
Appeals from Circuit Court $25.00
Record Search request through the mail or fax fee per name $8.00
Copying Fee $1.00 per page
Certified Copies:

1st Page $10.00
Additional Pages $1.00

211 Service Available

211 services

If you're looking for assistance with a problem and you don't know where to turn, or simply want information on a particular human service issue, 2-1-1 is for you. Currently, 2-1-1 service is available in Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, and Jackson counties through Central Michigan 211. 

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