Tipton County, Indiana

We are a community of hard working people with a commitment to keeping our county safe, clean, and prosperous.

Essential Recording Requirements

Acknowledgements: To entitle any conveyance, mortgage, or instrument of writing to be recorded.

Legibility of names: Typed or printed under each signature exactly as signed.

Name of person preparing instrument: Each document affecting real estate.

Notarized documents: Requires county of residence of notary and commission expiration date.

Transfer of deeds for taxation: Endorsement of auditor before recording.

Release of satisfaction of liens: May be executed by president, vice president, cashier, secretary, treasurer, general manager, or attorney-in-fact only.

Per IC 36-2-7-10(b)(11) and PL 151-99 a supplemental fee of not more than $3.00 is charged to record a single document. Effective July 1, 1997, this fee was added to this county’s fee schedule.

Contact Us

Recorder's Office
(More about Recorder's Office)
101 E Jefferson St
2nd Floor
Tipton, IN 46072
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  • Phone: (765) 675-4614
  • Fax: (765) 675-3893
  • Staff Directory
  • Office Hours:
    M, W, Th, F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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