Downstate New York County Clerk Recoding and Continuation Information
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Nassau County, Suffolk County and New York City (other than Staten Island) are available for the erecording of documents! Staten Island is accepting packages sent through overnight delivery.
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As Of April 1st
|COUNTY||PHONE NUMBER||COUNTY CLERK||CITY REGISTER||RON||SURROGATES||ACTIONS/LIS PENDENS ETC.|
|NASSAU||516-571-2661||Closed to the public||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|SUFFOLK||631-852-2001||Closed to the public||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|NEW YORK||646-386-5955||Closed to the public; Can file essential documents||Open||*Y||N/A||N/A|
|BRONX||718-590-3648||Closed to the public; Can file essential documents**||Closed||*Y||N/A||N/A|
|QUEENS||718-298-0601||Closed to the public; Can file essential documents**||Open||*Y||N/A||N/A|
|KINGS||347-404-9750||Closed to the public; Can file essential documents**||Open||*Y||N/A||N/A|
|RICHMOND||718-675-7700||Closed to the public; Can file essential documents**||Closed||*Y||N/A||N/A|
|WESTCHESTER||914-995-3081||Closed to the public||N/A||N/A|
|ROCKLAND||845-638-5221||Open (9-5); Urgent Court Filings Only||N/A||N/A|
|COUNTY||E-FILING/WALK-IN||RESOURCES||SEARCHES/CONTINS||BUILDING LOAN FILINGS||MECHANIC
|NASSAU||E-Filed or Mailed/Drop Box||Land Records Available Online
|Continuations can be run; Full searches cannot be done, with the exception of reissues and late maps after 1992 however, cannot get copies of filed maps.||By Mail or Drop off only||By Mail or Drop off only|
|SUFFOLK||E-Filed (limited to Assignments, Deeds, Mortgages, POA, Release & Satsfactions) or Mailed/Drop Box||Click Here||Contins can be run; Full searches cannot be done, with the excepion of reissues & updates- Examiners given access to clerk index database (1986-date only)||By Mail or Drop off only||By Mail or Drop off only|
|NEW YORK||E-Filing/Mailed or Walk in||Click Here||Continuations can be run||No||No|
|BRONX||E-Filing/Mailed or Walk in||Click Here||Continuations can be run||No||No|
|QUEENS||E-Filing/Mailed or Walk in||Click Here||Continuations can be run||No||No|
|KINGS||E-Filing/Mailed or Walk in||Click Here||Continuations can be run||No||No|
|RICHMOND||Mail Only||Click Here||Continuations/Full Searches can be run (less surrogates & LPS) – Also cannot obtain copies, order files or order microfilm||No||No|
|WESTCHESTER||E-Filed or Mailed for Recording||Click Here||E-Filed or Mailed for Recording (including BLA’s, NOL and ML’s)||By Mail Only||By Mail Only|
|ROCKLAND||E-Filed or Mailed for Recording||N/A||Continuations can be run||Yes||Yes|
* A Certificate of Conformity must accompany the filing
** Not including building loan agreements