Register of Deeds
616 Second Street
P.O. Box 12
Tribune, KS 67879
Office: (620) 376-4275
Fax: (620) 376-2294
Office Hours: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. MT
Function of Department
The Register of Deeds is an elected official who is required by the Laws of the State of Kansas to record all documents submitted by the public which are qualified to be recorded. The register of deeds office maintains and preserves an up-to-date and accurate set of indexes which show the correct ownership of the land in the county.
The Register of Deeds office records several hundred different kinds of documents. Deeds, mortgages, oil and gas leases, military discharge records, power of attorneys, and cemetery records are some of the documents typically filed in the register of deeds office.
Our office also files financing statements and agreements on personal property under the uniform commercial code and federal and state tax liens.
For more information, please visit the links below:
- Fee Schedule
- Recording Requirements
- Uniform Commercial Code Fee Schedule
- Passport Applications & Fees
Additionally, the Register of Deeds maintains the county’s cemetery records. They can be accessed at the link below.