Cook County Fees

COOK COUNTY RECORDER

Address: 118 N. Clark Street Room 120, Chicago, Illinois 60602
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. M-F
Phone: (312) 603-5050
Fax: (312) 603-5063

STANDARD DOCUMENTS: (Standardization Non-Compliance Fee is double Recording Fee)

For Recording any document (first two pages) $40.00
* This fee includes a $15.00 Geographic Info. System fee and a $3.00 Document Storage fee.
Each Additional Page(s) $2.00
Rental Housing Support Program surcharge (RHSP) Fee $10.00
* This fee is a State of Illinois Housing Support mandatory fee for real estate documents only.
Each additional tract, parcel, lot, subdivision or addition $2.00
Grantor/Grantee Affidavit $2.00
Recording of Plats of subdivision, vacation or annexation $120.00
Each tract, parcel, or lot contained therein (for Plats) $2.00
(Source: 55 ILCS 5/4-12002)

 

LIENS:

Federal Tax Liens and Releases $25.00
(Source: 770 ILCS 110/5 )
Illinois Department of Revenue Liens and Releases $25.00
(Source: 55 ILCS 5/4-12002)
All Other Governmental Liens $40.00
Mechanic’s, Contractor’s & Subcontractor’s Lien (first four pages) $32.00
Rental Housing Support Program surcharge (RHSP) Fee $10.00
* This fee is a State of Illinois Housing Support mandatory fee for real estate documents only.
Each additional page after the first four pages $1.00
Assignment of Mechanic’s Lien (first four pages) $32.00
Release of Mechanic’s Lien (first four pages) $32.00
Each additional tract, parcel, lot, subdivision or addition $2.00
(Source: 770 ILCS 45/5)

 

UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE (UCC) “U“ Filings: (Note: NEW UCC filings are now to be filed with the Illinois Secretary of State)

Continuations and Partial Releases $40.00
Terminations (National form) $30.00
Terminations (short form) $25.00
UCC Name Search $10.00
UCC Copy $1.00

 

OTHER FEES

Return MAIL Service Charge (per document) $2.25
Mail Box Rental (per month) $20.00
Certified Copies (first two pages, $2.00 each additional page) $20.00
Non-Certified Copies (first two pages, $1.00 each additional page) $10.00
Internet Document Fee $2.50
Notarial Recording Filing Fee (Source:5 ILCS 312/3-102(e) eff. 6-1-09 $5.00

 

Effective Jan 15,2012