The forms below are being provided as a courtesy for use in the Kankakee County Recorder’s Office.
Print out the form, complete it and return it with the appropriate recording fee payable to the Kankakee County Recorder.
If you are recording a deed, the following information must be included:
By whom the deed was prepared – to whom and where the future tax bills are sent – statement of exemption or transfer declaration – Notary signature, stamp and date.
A complete legal description, which should include:
A document must measure 8.5″ x 11″ and have a blank 3″ x 5″ recording space in the upper right corner to be classified as standard. Please see the FEES page to check on the increased fee for recording non-standard documents.
Legal Advice, opinions, or legal descriptions will NOT be given by the Recorder’s Staff either in person nor by telephone.