Register of Deeds

The Register of Deeds office is required to:

  • Record all documents submitted by the public which are qualified to be recorded
  • Maintain an up-to-date and accurate set of indices which show the correct ownership of land in the entire county
  • Perform all functions of a clerical and technical nature to accomplish that objective

The Release of any Tax Lien must be by Cash or Cashiers checks only.

Fee Schedule:

Please Note: Recording fees effective January 1, 2023


Recording services are fee based. View our Fee Schedule for these fees.

Additional Services Provided:

  • Public Access Terminals
  • Subscription Access
  • Copies of deeds, mortgages, legal descriptions, etc.
  • DD214 recording & certification
  • Genealogy Research
  • School Record Access prior to 1962
Register of Deeds - Amy Manges

Remote Access Subscription Service

Have you ever considered having 154 years of real estate records at your fingertips? The Riley County Register of Deeds office is offering these records by remote access through a subscription-based service which allows the user to obtain the information needed from the convenience of their home or office.

This service includes:

  • Immediate access to all land records dating back to 1853
  • Access to all land records which includes images of land indexes and documents
  • Ability to search land/ownership records
  • Ability to print copies
  • Images of more than 1400 platted subdivisions

Please visit our new Remote Access Subscription Service at for more information on how to get set up.