Register of Deeds

***New Hours April 3, 2023***

Monday through Thursday, 7:00am-5:30pm

(closed on Friday)

Under the authority of Chapters 59.43 and 69 of the Wisconsin Statutes, the Register of Deeds is the custodian of real estate land records. Recorded real estate documents are a matter of public record and can be inspected by anyone during regular business hours or available online.

Vital records are protected and only available to the person named on the record, immediate family member or an agent representing the person named in the record. 



Contact Us

  • Sharon A. MartinRegister of Deeds

    Register of Deeds

    Washington County Government Center
    432 E Washington St, Room 2084
    West Bend , WI 53095

    (View Map)

    Phone:262-335-4320Fax:262-335-4884Email: Washington Co ROD

    Days Available:Monday-ThursdayHours Available:7:00am - 5:30pm(closed on Friday)

  • Holiday ScheduleRegister of Deeds

    The Washington County Courthouse will be closed on the following days:

    Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2023
    Fourth of July, Tuesday, July 4, 2023
    Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2023
    Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, 2023
    Day after Thanksgiving, Friday, November 24, 2023
    Christmas Eve, Friday, December 22, 2023
    Christmas Day, Monday, December 25, 2023

    Last Recording day of 2023 –Thursday, December 28, 2023

    (Courthouse open-all documents must be received before 3:30 pm)

    New Year’s Eve, Friday, December 29, 2023
    New Year’s Day, Monday, January 1, 2024

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Vital Records

  • Birth 
  • Death
  • Marriage
  • Divorce
  • Vital Verification
  • Genealogy


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Land Records

  • Document Recording
  • Online Searching
  • Historical Maps
  • Fraud Alert