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: 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)
Recording Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)

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

Phone Assistance Varies By Division (See Below)

Land Records
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 262-548-7589

Vital Records
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 262-548-7863

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 262-548-7585


Tax Listing (Department of Administration)
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 262-896-8557

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:

- Recording Notification Service (RNS) is now active and available for you to subscribe to receive notifications when documents are recorded for corresponding Waukesha County properties. 

For further information about RNS including more detailed instructions, FAQs, and all of the options this service offers, please visit our RNS website at:




- None

Looking for Recording Notification Services (also commonly referred to as Property Fraud Alert)?

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