Our mission is to perform all mandated functions with the highest degree of accuracy; provide for the public a true and reliable, permanent account of official records and to do so with commitment, courtesy and excellence.
The duties and authority of the County Recorder are established by state law (NRS).
The County Recorder's office records and indexes documents received that are authorized, entitled or required by law to be recorded. The County Recorder is not authorized to give legal advice or determine legal rights and responsibilities of the parties to the documents that are recorded.
The County Recorder's office collects the recording fees required by state law, including Real Property Transfer Tax.
Records Management is a division of the Recorder's Office. The Records Administrator is responsible for records maintenance & retention, and preservation of historical records for the county.