Divorce and Deeds Excise Tax

The current indexing standard states that a divorcing party will not be subject to excise tax, however the DOR ruling 82-70 states this is not true. DOR ruling supersedes the indexing standards, therefore divorcing parties will be subject to excise tax. The DOR Ruling...

Holiday Closing

In observance of the upcoming Juneteenth Holiday the Registry will be closed on Wednesday June 19th, 2024. We will resume normal business hours on Thursday June 20th 2024. SherriLynn M. Mello Register of Deeds  

William Street closing

On Friday June 7, 2024, we received notice from the Queer Arts Council of New Bedford that on Thursday June 13, 2024, from noon until 10:00 p.m. William Street which provides access to the handicap parking lot and handicap entrance of the Registry will be closed to...

Holiday Closing

In observance of the upcoming Memorial Day Holiday, the Registry will be closed on Monday May 27, 2024. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday May 28, 2024. Enjoy your holiday weekend. Sherrilynn M. Mello, Register  

Holiday Closing

In observance of the upcoming Patriots Holiday the Registry will be closed on Monday April 15, 2024. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday April 16, 2024. Have a safe holiday weekend! Sherrilynn M. Mello, Register of Deeds  

Holiday Closing

In observance of the upcoming Presidents Day holiday, Monday February 19, 2024, the Registry will be closed.  We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday February 20, 2024. Enjoy your long holiday weekend!!!   Sherrilynn Mello, Register  

Inclement weather closing

The Registry will be closed on Tuesday February 13, 2024, due to the anticipated storm in our area. Electronic Recording will be available for RECORDED LAND ONLY during the closure.  Normal E-recording hours will remain in effect. We will resume normal business hours...

New Years Closing

The Registry will be closed on Monday January 1, 2024. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday January 2, 2024. Have a very Happy and Heathy New Year!   Sherrilynn M. Mello, Register

Veterans Holiday

For the upcoming Veterans Holiday, the Registry we will be open on Friday November 10, 2023 and Monday November 13, 2023 for regular business hours.   Sherrilynn M. Mello, Register  

Holiday Closing

In observance of the upcoming Columbus Day Holiday the Registry will be closed on Monday October 9, 2023. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday October 10, 2023. Enjoy your holiday weekend! Sherrilynn M. Mello, Register    
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Inclement weather

Due to the inclement weather today Tuesday February 28, 2023 there will be a delay in opening. The Registry will be opening at 10 a.m. this morning. Sherri;ynn M. Mello, Register

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Holiday Closing

In observance of the upcoming President's Day Holiday the Registry will be closed on Monday February 20, 2023. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday February 21, 2023. Have a happy and...

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e-recording

Today Monday February 13, 2023, we are experiencing technical difficulties with our e-recording gateway computer. At the present time we are unable to e-record. We are hoping to have this rectified...

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Erecording

Today Monday February 13, 2023 we are experiencing technical difficulties with our e-recording gateway computer. We are unable to e-file at the present time and are hoping to get this rectified...

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Holiday Closing

In observance of the upcoming Martin Luther King, Jr. Day the Registry will be closed on Monday January 16, 2023. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday January 17, 2023. Enjoy the...

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Holiday Closing Schedule

Christmas  Friday December 23, 2022 Closing at 2 p.m. last recording is at 1:45 p.m. Monday December 26, 2022 Closed   New Years Friday December 30, 2022 Closing at 4 p.m. last recording is at 3:45...

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Holiday closing

The Registry will be closed on Friday November 11,2022 in observance of the Veterans Holiday. We will reopen on Monday November 14,2022 for regular business hours. Happy Veterans Day and thank you...

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