Patricia L. Swenson - County Recorder

Recorder's Office News...
  • Becker County Recorder Begins E-recording with Simplifile

    Becker County is now accepting electronic documents for recording through Simplifile, the nation's largest e-recording service, providing document submitters with a faster, more cost-effective recording method online. Read more...

Patricia L. Swenson

Mission Statement:

To protect, preserve, and record documents relating to Real Estate and Vital Statistics in a methodical manner for posterity in legal and security purposes. To serve the public in a prompt, courteous and effective manner.

The Becker County Recorder is the custodian of all real estate records in Becker County.

The Recorder also processes requests for any certified copies of vital records. This office also serves as a Passport Agent for the US Dept. of State Passport Services. We take professional passport photos for a fee. We also handle your simple research requests or assist you with more difficult research.

It is our sincere hope that the following links and forms will help you with your research:

Vital Statistics:

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