Waukesha County

Waukesha County

Register of Deeds

James R. Behrend


Register of Deeds

515 W. Moreland Blvd., Room AC110
Waukesha, WI 53188 [MAP]
Phone: 262-548-7583
Fax: 262-548-7576

Statement of Purpose: The purpose of the Register of Deeds office is to provide the citizens of Waukesha County a depository for safekeeping and public inspection of recorded legal documents pertaining to Land Records and Vital Records.

In-Person Service Hours Mon-Fri: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Phone Assistance Available Mon-Fri: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Recording Hours Mon-Fri: 8:00AM - 4:00PM

Note: Vital Records stops processing all applications and documents promptly at 4:00pm each day. 

Land Records
Email: wclandrecords@waukeshacounty.gov
Phone: 262-548-7589

Vital Records
Email: vitalrecords@waukeshacounty.gov
Phone: 262-548-7863

Email: recording@waukeshacounty.gov
Phone: 262-548-7585

Tax Listing (Department of Administration)
Email: taxlisting@waukeshacounty.gov
Phone: 262-896-8557


The Vital Records and Land Records divisions offer appointments for in-person services.

Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are encouraged and preferred as some services can be provided more efficiently with information obtained ahead of arrival.

Customers with appointments are given priority.

Please call to schedule an appointment.

For more information on each division, use the buttons below:

The Register of Deeds office cannot provide legal advice. If you need assistance drafting or interpreting legal documents, you can contact a Real Estate Attorney, Title Company, or the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Lawyer Referral Service (https://www.wisbar.org/forPublic/INeedaLawyer/Pages/i-need-a-lawyer.aspx or call 1-800-362-9082).

❗ Notices:

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