Essex County Registry of Deeds (New Jersey)

Search for Essex County, NJ Registry of Deeds. Land registries include information on deed lookups, recording deeds, registering land, transferring a title, checking title information, and identifying unregistered lands.


Essex County Recorders of Deeds collect records of a jurisdiction's deeds and make them available to the public in NJ. These documents are primarily related to Essex County property deeds. The Office of the Deeds Registrar maintains records on land and property transactions within its jurisdiction, including deeds, mortgages, easements, and tax liens. The office also has land registry information, including titles, property and parcel surveys, and maps of property lines and unregistered properties. The Essex County Registrar of Deeds maintains online databases for the public to access land and property deed registry records.

Essex County Recorder of Deeds Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4960


Essex County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in New Jersey. The Town or City Hall maintains property records related to Essex County, including property and land deed records. These records include titles, land transactions, and property sales and transfers. Town and City Halls also maintain records on municipal and zoning boundaries, including any unregistered lands within the municipality. Essex County Town and City Halls provide online databases to access deed registry records.

Belleville Town Hall Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3300

East Orange City Hall East Orange NJ 44 City Hall Plaza 07017 973-266-5100

Millburn Township Town Hall Millburn NJ 375 Millburn Ave 07041 973-564-7073

Newark City Hall Newark NJ 920 Broad Street 07102 973-733-3600

Orange City Hall City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street 07050 973-266-4000

Verona Township Town Hall Verona NJ 600 Bloomfield Avenue 07044 973-857-4767

West Orange Town Hall West Orange NJ 66 Main Street 07052 973-325-4000


Essex County Clerks file documents and preserve property records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in New Jersey. These records are open to the public. The Clerk's Office contains a number of Essex County deed registry records, including documents on registered and unregistered lands, titles, and property transactions. They also keep Essex County registries of deeds, mortgages, liens, and real estate excise taxes. Clerk's Offices provide online access to their Essex County deed and title records.

Belleville Township Clerk Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3410

Bloomfield Township Clerk Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4015

Caldwell Clerk Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4626

Essex County Clerk Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4921

Essex Fells Borough Clerk Essex Fells NJ 255 Roseland Avenue 07021 973-226-3400

Fairfield Clerk Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2715

Irvington Clerk Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-6677

Livingston Clerk Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7965

Millburn Clerk Millburn NJ 435 Essex St 07041 973-564-7065

Nutley Town Clerk Nutley NJ 1 Kennedy Drive 07110 973-284-4955

Orange City Clerk City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street 07050 973-266-4000

Verona Township Clerk Verona NJ 880 Bloomfield Avenue 07044 973-857-4772


Essex County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes in NJ. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every parcel in the district, including ownership information, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the property in Essex County. They also have land, property and deed registry records such as value assessments on registered properties, maps of property lines, and lists of unregistered land. Tax Assessors make their Essex County deed records available to the public online.

Bloomfield Assessor Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4021

East Orange Assessor East Orange NJ 44 City Hall Plaza 07017 973-266-5105

Fairfield Assessor Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2717

Irvington Assessor Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-6684

Newark Assessor Newark NJ 920 Broad Street 07102 973-733-6566

Verona Assessor Verona NJ 21 Grove Avenue 07044 973-857-4837

West Orange Assessor West Orange NJ 66 Main Street 07052 973-325-4060