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Worcester District Registry of Deeds
90 Front St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01608
9:00am to 4:00 pm M-F
Phone: (508) 798-7717
Worcester District Registry of Deeds 90 Front St, Worcester, Massachusetts, 01608

Worcester Northern District Registry of Deeds
Putnam Place - 166 Boulder Dr, Suite 202, Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420
8:30 to 4:30 M-F / Recording until 4:00
Phone: (978) 342-2132
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Worcester County Massachusetts Register of Deeds

Worcester County Recorder Information

Worcester County is divided into two recording districts: Worcester North and Worcester.

Worcester Northern District includes the towns of Ashburnham, Fitchburg, Leominster, Lunenburg and Westminster.

Worcester District includes the towns of Athol, Auburn, Barre, Berlin, Blackstone, Bolton, Brookfield, Charlton, Clinton, Douglas, Dudley, East Brookfield, Gardner, Grafton, Hardwick, Harvard, Holden, Hopedale, Hubbardston, Lancaster, Leicester, Mendon, Milford, Millbury, Millville, New Braintree, North Brookfield, Northboro, Northbridge, Oakham, Oxford, Paxton, Petersham, Phillipstown, Princeton, Royalston, Rutland, and Shrew.

Recording Fees

Recording fees are the same regardless of whether you have recorded land or registered land. The fees include all surcharges.

To record a deed, the fee is $125. To record a mortgage, there is a $175 fee.

Make all checks payable to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Checks should have the account holder’s telephone number and address. Personal checks over $200 will not be accepted.
Document Formatting Requirements
• On the first page of a document, leave a 3x3 space in the upper right corner. This is reserved for recording information. If a document does not contain the recorder’s information margin, an official registry document cover sheet will be attached.

• Documents should be on white paper no larger than 8.5x14 inches, and no smaller than 8.5x11. Any attachments accompanying the document must also meet these size requirements.

• Printing should be dark enough that it can scan properly. Black ink will work best for this. Documents that contain printing on both sides will not be accepted. Additionally, text should not be highlighted.

• The property address for which the deed is being recorded should appear on the first page of the document. The mailing address of the grantee(s) must be clearly stated.

• Documents must have original signatures and, if required, notarized signatures. Names must be printed underneath the signatures.

• Do not include social security numbers or other personal identification numbers on any recorded document.

• For documents referring to attached exhibits, make sure the exhibits are included. Place all exhibits and addenda at the end of the document. Reduced Registry of Deeds descriptions as attachments are not acceptable.

• Unit deed plans must be legible.

• Paperclip all multiple mage documents. Do not staple checks or letters to the documents.

• No more than 10 documents at a time will be accepted for recording.
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