Fee Distribution

Recording Fee Distribution
The standard recording fee is $21 for the first page and $3 for each additional page.
  • $7 goes to the State of Missouri
    • $1 Secretary of State Local Preservation Fund
    • $1 State Surveyor Fund
    • $3 State Housing Trust Fund
    • $2 State Statutory County Recorder's Fund
  • $14 stays with Jackson County
    • $7.75 County General Fund
    • $2 Recorder's Fee Fund
    • $3 County Homeless Fund
    • $1.25 Recorder of Deeds Technology Fund
The $3 fee for each additional fee goes to the County General Fund.
The Great Seal of the State of Missouri
Jackson County Missouri Seal Established 1826