City of St. Louis Recorder of Deeds

Employer / Organization

St. Louis City (MO)

Next Election

Mar 01, 2022

Filing Window

Nov 28, 2021 - Jan 07, 2022


The Record of Deeds administrates the City library of public records. The Recorder of Deeds is responsible for land deed and military discharge records, marriage license issuance, document preservation, and public access to records. The Recorder of Deeds also serves as Vital Records Registrar under the Missouri Department of Health and administers a copy center for the birth and death records of St. Louis city and Missouri's other counties. The salary for this position in the most recent year was $97,000.

Application Guidelines
1) Contact the Missouri Secretary of State's Office to let the office know that you intend to run, confirm that your registered address qualifies you for the position you intend to run for, and that you meet other office specific qualifications. 2) Complete the qualifying papers and submit your declaration to run to the St. Louis City Board of Election Commissioners. Inquire as to if the qualifying must be accompanied by either a qualifying fee or petition papers in lieu of a qualifying fee. 3) Submit the qualifying papers accompanied by either the qualifying fee or petition papers during the stipulated qualifying times, which can be inquired from the clerk. If you have any questions please contact the St. Louis City Board of Election Commissioners at (314) 622-4336 or (314) 622-4336.

Submit application to:
St. Louis Board of Election Commissioners , 300 N Tucker Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63101, US