The mission statement of the Register of Deeds office is:
To serve as the official County repository for all real estate records, deeds, land contracts, military discharge records for veterans, mortgages, and vital records (birth, marriage, and death records)
To keep public records and documents for real estate
To provide archival storage and convenient access to these public records
To collect, disburse, and accurately account for fees imposed by Wisconsin Statutes and other local and State regulations
To implement statutory changes, system modernization, program and procedure evaluation, and staff development to assure a high level of timely service for our citizens/customers
Douglas County has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on its website. However, due to the possibility of unauthorized modification of the data, transmission errors, HTML browser incompatibilities, human error, changes made since the last update to the website or other aspects of electronic communication that are beyond the County’s control, the County does not guarantee the accuracy of the information provided on its website and is not liable for reliance on this information.