Lien Searches

Lien Verification Services are available and have a typical turnaround time of seven to 10 business days depending on current request volume. The following categories of Lien Searches are available:

Category I - Liens and Assessments$10
Category II - Utilities, Code Violations (Building, Code, Fire) (Includes Category I)$30
Category III - Open / Expired Permits and Certificate of Occupancy (Includes Category I & II)$60

Note: If your request includes more than one category, the higher fee will apply (maximum of $60 per building). If a parcel contains more than one building, a fee will be applied to each building.

Search Request Process

  • Download and fill out the Lien Search Request Form.
  • Send the form to the City Clerk by email or fax at (407) 571-8123.
  • An invoice and online payment instructions will be sent to the email address listed on the form.
  • Payment in full is required before we can begin your request. If paying by check, please mail your form and check to:

    City Clerk Department
    Attn: Lien Searches
    225 Newburyport Ave.
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

For assistance with lien searches, call (407) 571-8119 or email.