You can purchase copies of recorded documents for a fee.
Documents are $1 per page or $10 for a certified copy. To inquire about how many pages a document contains, you can call 651-438-4355. There are different fees for plats and register land surveys. See the miscellaneous fee page for more information.
Purchasing in person
Documents without certification can be purchased at the Administration Center, Western Service Center and Northern Service Center.
Purchasing by mail
You can purchase documents with a written request. To find out the cost of the documents, call 651-438-4355. Then, send a written request with the cash or check to:
Property Taxation & Records
1590 Highway 55
Hastings, MN 55033
Make checks payable to: Dakota County Property Taxation & Records.
Please allow a 24-hour turnaround period for the mailing of all requests.
Avoid property document scams
Some companies have sent mailings to homeowners, attempting to get homeowners pay more than $90 for recorded property documents. Dakota County can provide a copy of your deed for just a few dollars. For more information on these scams, go to the Minnesota Office of the Attorney General website.