Register of Deeds



E-Record Your Documents

Eaton County Register of Deeds now offers e-recording as an option for delivering your documents to the county for recording.  You may now e-record all your deeds, mortgages and other documents online.  If you have high-speed Internet access and a scanner, you have what you need to start e-recording.  For more information or to get started please visit one of the following e-recording service providers:

Or call the Register of Deeds office at 517-543-4203.


Diana Bosworth
County Clerk and Register of Deeds

Welcome to the Eaton County Register of Deeds Office. It is a pleasure to serve as Eaton County Clerk and Register of Deeds. I hope you find this site to be easily accessible and informative. We strive to provide all our customers with accurate,efficient service and a pleasant experience.

Serving as County Clerk and Register of Deeds since January 2013
Serving Eaton County since March 1989

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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 your local Register of Deeds at 517-543-4203 or refer to MCL 600.2567.


Register of Deeds Office
Lauri Klont, Chief Deputy
Register of Deeds

Phone 517-543-4203
Fax 517-543-4134
1045 Independence Blvd

Charlotte, MI  48813

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Filings Accepted Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Warranty Deeds until 4:30)

Passports accepted weekdays until 4:30 p.m.


The Office will be closed on the following days (except for Good Friday and Columbus Day) for the entire business day.

Thursday, December 31, 2015 New Year's Eve
Friday, January 01, 2016 New Year's Day
Monday, January 18, 2016 Martin Luther King Day
Monday, February 15, 2016 President's Day
OPEN Friday, March 25, 2016 OPEN Good Friday
Monday, May 30, 2016 Memorial Day
Monday, July 04, 2016 Independence Day
Monday, September 05, 2016 Labor Day
OPEN  Monday, October 10, 2016 OPEN Columbus Day
Friday, November 11, 2016 Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Friday, November 25, 2016
Friday, December 23, 2016
Saturday, December 24, 2016

Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 25, 2016
Monday, December 26, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016
Saturday, December 31, 2016

New Year's Eve
Sunday, January 01, 2017
Monday, January 02, 2017
New Year's Day



Duties & Responsibilities of the Register of Deeds Office:
State Statute prescribes the duties of the Register of Deeds. The Register is responsible for receiving, recording and digital storage of all legal documents affecting Real Estate within Eaton County.
Documents are checked for Michigan recording requirements.
Content and intent are the responsibility of the person preparing the document.  Any concerns regarding legal issues, you should consult with an attorney.  Employees are not allowed to advise or fill out your document.


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