Register of Deeds


Please be advised that the Register of Deeds office is currently operating on an appointment system. 4 searchers will be allowed at a time. Please call 803-416-9440 to schedule an appointment.

As always, our office will still be able to assist you with any questions by phone or email from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (see the right side-bar for contact information).

NOTICE: All drop-offs need to include return envelopes (self-addressed and stamped)
See department-specific social distancing measures online here

We encourage the following:

For more information regarding COVID-19 and Lancaster County Operations, go online to

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Lancaster County Register of Deeds Office is to provide for the recordation, maintenance, and availability of county records dealing with real and personal property. Our ultimate goal is to provide the best and most efficient services possible to all citizens.

Please arrive by 4:30 for walk-in recording. When E-recording you must submit by 4:00 PM.

*All e-documents submitted after 4 will be recorded the next business day.


Boundary Clarification between North and South Carolina

Staff Information
Brittany Grant
Register of Deeds
Candice Phillips
Office Manager
Stephanie Knight
Recording Specialist II
Terry Parkman
Recording Specialist II
Pam Faulkenberry
Recording Specialist I
Mailing Address: PO Box 1809, Lancaster, SC 29721