Please make checks payable to: REGISTRY OF DEEDS

Fee Schedule
Fees changed on March 15, 2003.

Contact the
Registry about new fees if you have a
question.

 PLEASE NOTE: CHECKS EXCEEDING THE AMOUNT OF $20,000.00 MUST BY BANK CERTIFIED.
RECORDED LAND:
Document Filing Fee Surcharges Total Fee
Deed $100.00 $25.00 $125.00
Mortgage 150.00 25.00 175.00
Foreclosure Deed, Affidavit, Etc. 100.00 25.00 125.00
Mortgage Discharge 50.00 25.00 75.00
Municipal Lien Certificate 50.00 15.00 65.00
Declaration of Homestead 30.00 5.00 35.00
Declaration of Trust 200.00 25.00 225.00
All Other Instruments (except UCC) 50.00 25.00 75.00
Additional Required Marginal References from the Same Discharge Instrument 50.00 25.00 75.00
UCC Documents 20.00 25.00 45.00
Certified Copies (per Page) 1.00 None 1.00
Recording Plans :
Per sheet 50.00 25.00 75.00
Each additional sheet or any part thereof 50.00 25.00 75.00
REGISTERED LAND
Decree (issuance of original certificate) 50.00 25.00 75.00
Deed (issuance of new certificate) 100.00 25.00 125.00
Two Deeds, one new certificate issued 200.00 50.00 250.00
One Deed from two or more certificates 100.00 25.00 125.00
Declaration of Trust 200.00 25.00 225.00
Order of Court (issuance of new certificate) 100.00 25.00 125.00
Mortgage 150.00 25.00 175.00
Mortgage Discharge 50.00 25.00 75.00
Foreclosure Deed, Affidavit, etc. 100.00 25.00 125.00
Order of Court (for issuance of new certificate) 100.00 25.00 125.00
Adverse Claim 50.00 25.00 75.00
Certificate of Change of Address 20.00 25.00 45.00
Municipal Lien Certificate 50.00 15.00 65.00
Notings on each Certificate 50.00 25.00 75.00
Declaration of Homestead 30.00 5.00 35.00
All Other Instruments 50.00 25.00 75.00
Plan 50.00 25.00 75.00
Sewer Assessments 50.00 25.00 75.00
+ 5.00 for each additional certificate 5.00 None
Lien, old age assistance No Fee None No Fee
UCC Instruments (Chapter 106):
Chapter 26 Acts of 2001 – Effective July 1, 2001
Financing Statement 20.00 25.00 45.00
Continuation Statement 20.00 25.00 45.00
Amendment 20.00 25.00 45.00
Assignment of Financing Statement 20.00 25.00 45.00
Termination Statement 20.00 25.00 45.00
Corrections Statement 20.00 25.00 45.00
The UCC
feesreflect a singledebtor.
Federal Tax Liens and Releases
(Chapter 36):
Tax Lien 5.00 None 5.00
Release 5.00 None 5.00
Mass. Tax Liens (Sec. 16, Ch. 151A) No Fee None No Fee
Mass. Child Support Liens
(Sec. (6)(b)(2), Ch. 119A) No Fee None No Fee
Mass. Medical Liens (Sec.34, Ch.
118E)
No Fee None No Fee
Postage Rates
Beginning on Feb.1, 2014, if you wish to have your original documents returned to you or in the case of registered land to have time-stamped copies mailed to you you must either provide your own postage prepaid envelope or pay to the Registry per document
at the time of recording according to the following rates:
1 to 15 pages $1.00
16 to 30 pages $2.00
31 to 45 pages $3.00
over 45 and under 60 pages $4.00
larger documents on an individual basis
You may also continue to choose your own postage prepaid envelope large enough to accommodate your documents. J. MARK TREADUP, REGISTER