The County Clerk's Office is available for recording from 8:00am until 5:00pm Monday through Friday.
****** EFFECTIVE July 1, 2013 ******
RECORDING FEES FOR LEA COUNTY, NEW MEXICO
REAL ESTATE RECORDS
All Documents: (Including Financing Statements/Uniform Commercial Code Filing. These fees apply to all filings: initial filings, amendments, continuations, assignments, releases, partial releases and terminations.)
1 to 10 Index Entries:
| $25.00|| NMSA 14-8-15B|
|Each Additional Block of 10 Entries:|| $25.00 || NMSA 14-8-15C|
|Interested Party/In-Person/Less Than 10 Entries:|| $10.00|| New Section|
Entries to Index are defined as:
| 1 Grantor|| = 1 Entry |
| 1 Grantee|| = 1 Entry|
|1 Reference|| = 1 Entry|
References are defined as:
1. Legal description. If described as a section, township and range, each different section, township and range is counted as a reference. If described as subdivision, each different Tract, Unit or Block. If all references do not have a legal description, then:
2. Book and Page reference. If all references do not have a book and page number, then:
3. State or Federal Lease number. If all references do not have a lease number then:
4. A combination of any of the above in order to index each reference.
Facsimile or electronic filings are not accepted.
| 5 Copies or Less:||No Fee|
|More Than 5 Copies:||$.50 Each |
|Under 20 Pages:||$.50 Per Page|
|Over 20 Pages:||$1.00 Per Page|
SCANNING DOCUMENTS AND EMAIL FEES: $1.00 per page
Additional accommodations will be an additional fee.
Administrative Fee for Claim of Exemption: $25.00
Filing Fee for Surveys or Plats 8 1/2 x 14 - 24 x 36: $25.00