Lookup Public Records in Scotland County, North Carolina. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Scotland County, North Carolina Overview
Scotland County can be found in the south central region of North Carolina. Laurinburg is the county seat. The county was created in 1812 from Richmond County. Most of the earliest settlers in the area were Highland Scots. The total area of the county is 320 square miles with a population of 36,157 (2010). The surrounding counties are Hoke County in the northeast, Robeson County in the southeast, Marlboro County (SC) in the southwest, Richmond County in the northwest, and Moore County in the north. The zip codes are 28343, 28351, 28352, 28353, and 28396.
Scotland County Officials Information
The Register of Deeds ensures the preservation of various public records for Scotland County. These records include deeds, deeds of trust, powers of attorney, plats, vital records, and military discharges. The office also issues certified birth and death certificates as well as marriage licenses.
Register of Deeds Office:
Address: 212 Biggs Street, Room 250, Laurinburg, NC 28352
Other services offered by the Register of Deeds include administering notary oaths and filing certificates of assumed names. The office also maintains a property and records database online that can be searched by the public. The cost of a certified copy of a vital record such as a birth certificate is $10. Real estate recordings cost $64 for the first 35 pages and $4 for each additional page after 35.
Scotland Court Records Information
The Clerk of Superior Court is responsible for the safekeeping of all court records of the District and Superior Courts. Within the Clerk’s office are public access terminals that can be used to search and view court documents. Copies of court records are requested through the Clerk’s office. To learn the proper procedure, you can call (910) 266-4400.
Court Records Online:
|Scotland County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Scotland County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
|State Law:||Marriage … Powers and Liabilities of Married Persons – Ch. 52 & 52A and Uniform Premarital Agreement Act – Ch. 52B|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Scotland County Marriage License|
|Location:||Scotland County Courthouse, Room 250, 212 Biggs Street, Laurinburg, North Carolina, 28352|
Scotland Register of Deeds Office
County Government Office
Address: 212 Biggs St # 205, Laurinburg, NC 28352, United States