The Register of Deeds office provides a standardized, permanent record of real estate ownership and transfers in Jackson County. Our office records deeds, deeds of trust, cancellations, plats, assumed names, powers of attorney and other miscellaneous documents related to real estate. Our office also records and issues birth certificates, death certificates, marriage certificates, marriage licenses, military discharges, and maintains the records of notary public commissions.
Charges will apply when ordering vital records. Please note the information below:
The Jackson County Register of Deeds Office offers this online service as a convenience to the public. In addition to the certificate fee collected by the Register of Deeds, the system will charge a per transaction fee for the convenience of applying and paying for your certificate online. (a convenience fee of $3.00 and an ID authentication fee of $0.35 plus any applicable credit card charges). The additional fees are not collected by the Register of Deeds. This fee is paid to the company that provides this order, payment and processing system to the public.
Please note: If you choose to pick up your records in person, rather than have them sent via mail, you will be required to present a valid state issued identification proving you are 18 years or older. Additional fees will not be charged if you pick up in person. In addition, you may elect to have your record(s) order picked up by the following persons:
If you are requesting documents to be delivered by MAIL, you will be asked some security questions AFTER THE PAYMENT SECTION HAS BEEN COMPLETED. You MUST complete this section.
Click the appropriate link button to request information.
All requests will be checked for accuracy. Any inaccurate information may result in your record not being processed. All communication with regard to your order, payment, our progress, and the records delivery will be sent via email.
Please Note: Not answering the Identity Verification questions at the end of the application process could result in a denial of your request, as we will not be able to determine your identity.
|Certified Birth Certificate||$10.00 ea|
|Uncertified Birth Certificate||$1.00 ea|
|Certified Marriage Certificate||$10.00 ea|
|Uncertified Marriage Certificate||$1.00 ea|
|Certified Death Certificate||$10.00 ea|
|Uncertified Death Certificate||$1.00 ea|
* An additional Non-Refundable $3 Convenience and Credit CardProcessing Fee will be applied to all online orders
* An additional Non-Refundable $0.35 "Vital Verify" fee will be applied to all Delivery orders
|NC General Statute 130A-26A||It is a felony violation to fraudulently request a certified copy of a vital record or obtain, possess, sell, furnish, use, or attempt to use for any purpose of deception a North Carolina Vital Record.|
|NC General Statute 130A-93||This statute specifies who is entitled to obtain a certified copy of a North Carolina Vital Record. Those entitled to obtain a North Carolina Vital Record are as follows: yourself, spouse, brother / sister, child / step-child, parent / step-parent, grandparent, grandchild, authorized agent, attorney or other legal representative (proof required).|
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM