Recording Fees-Liens                           Current Fees                                Copy Fees             

Release of State Tax Lien                                             no charge                                                         $1.00/pg.

Release of Umemployment Lien                                no charge                                                         $1.00/pg.

UCC'S                                                     Current Fees                                  Copy Fees

Unemployment Lien                                                     no charge                                                         $1.00/pg.

Release of Hospital Lien                                              no charge                                                         $1.00/pg.

Partial Release Federal Tax Lien                                   $20.00                                                             $1.00/pg.

Federal Tax Lien Information                                        $15.00                                                             $1.00/pg.

Request Other Than Written Form

Hospital Lien                                                                   $30.00                                                              $1.00/pg.

Termination                                                                     no charge                                                       $1.00/pg.

UCC                                                                                  $25.00; $3.00                                                  $1.00/pg.

                                                                                         each additional

                                                                                         name & $5.00

                                                                                             for any


Partial Release                                                               $25.00; $3.00                                                    $1.00/pg.

                                                                                         each additional

                                                                                         name & $5.00

                                                                                             for any


Continuation                                                                 $25.00; $3.00                                                    $1.00/pg.

                                                                                         each additional

                                                                                         name & $5.00

                                                                                               for any


Assignment                                                                    $25.00; $3.00                                                  $1.00/pg.

                                                                                         each additional

                                                                                          name & $5.00

                                                                                                for any


Amendment                                                                   $25.00; $3.00                                                  $1.00/pg.

                                                                                         each additional

                                                                                          name & $5.00

                                                                                               for any


Notice of Levy                                                                       $30.00                                                        $1.00/pg.

Release of Levy                                                                   no charge                                                    $1.00/pg.

Fictitious Names                                   Current Fees                                 Copy Fees

File Fictituous names                                                          $10.00                                                           $1.00

Renewal of fictitious name                                                 $10.00                                                           $1.00

Amended fictitious name                                                   $10.00                                                           $1.00

Termination of fictitious name                                       no charge                           

Real Estate                                              Current Fees                                 Copy Fees

Land Corner Records                                                          $10.00                                                            $1.00/pg.

Plat                                                                                         $60.00                                                            $1.00/pg.

  *Deed                                                                                  $30.00                                                            $1.00/pg.

      -Transfer Fee                                                                  $1.00 per


                                                                                            $.50 per $500

  *Mortgage, Satisfactions, etc                                           $30.00                                                            $1.00/pg.

  *Miscellaneous Documents                                              $30.00                                                           $1.00/pg.

  *Mining Leases                                                                    $30.00                                                           $1.00/pg.

  *Mechanics Liens                                                                $30.00                                                            $1.00/pg.

  *Mechanic Lien Satisfaction                                           no charge                                                         $1.00/pg.

* All documents over 50 pages- Recording fee plus $2.00 for each additional page over 50 pages

* Document format standard law (SD 43-28-23)

Copies Of Documents                             Current Fees                                   Copy Fees

Certification fee                                                                      $5.00                                                               $1.00/pg.


Certified Birth Certificates                                              $15.00 per copy

Certified Death Certificates                                           $15.00 per copy

Certified Marriage License                                             $15.00 per copy

State Tax Liens                                                               no charge                                                         $1.00/pg.

Location Notices                                                                   $30.00                                                        $1.00/pg.

Bill of Sale                                                                              $30.00                                                        $1.00/pg.

Military Discharge                                                              no charge                                                    no charge

Release of Federal Tax Lien                                           $20.00                                                             $1.00/pg.

Federal Tax Lien                                                              $20.00                                                             $1.00/pg.

Marriage License Application                                                $40.00

County Procedures for E-recording

  • Electronic recordings will be received between the hours of 8:00 am and 2:00 pm Central Standard time.  E-packages may be submitted at any time, however, they will not be recorded outside of posted hours.
  • Only Electronic Models 2 and 3 will be accepted (visit for additional information.)
  • Documents must be original and scanned in black and white with a minimum of 300 dpi.
  • Images must be sent in TIFF.
  • Electronic documents must adhere to all South Dakota Statutes.
  • No more than one satisfaction/assignment will be accepted within the same e-recording package.
  • Documents will be rejected if not legible.
  • Payments of recording fees must be made via ACH by the Delivery Agent (e-recording vendor).  Kingsbury County will not acccept payments for recording fees and/or transfer tax directly from the e-recording submitter customer.
  • Kingsbury County's current electronic recording provider is Simplifile.
  • Kingsbury County Register of Deeds, by communicating with the e-recording vendor, reserves the right to terminate the right for submitter customers to continue to e-record in Kingsbury County.
  • There are no additional fees charged by this county for e-recording, however, a submission fee will be charged by the submitter vendor.
  • Plats may not be submitted for e-recording.