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Contact Info

Recorder: Kelly Spees

Elected official
Assumed office 01/01/2011
Term expires 2026

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri 8am - 4:30pm

Phone / Fax:

Phone: (641) 472-4331
Fax: (641) 472-5094


County Courthouse
(Main floor / North side of building)
51 W Briggs Ave. Ste. 4
Fairfield, Iowa 52556-2820

Liz Hickenbottom, Deputy Recorder
Chris Carter, Recorder's Clerk

ATV & Snowmobile Registration, Titles and Liens

Expiration & Penalty

ATV and Snowmobile renewals are due December 31st every year and can be renewed any time after September 1 of that year.  Current fee is $17.75.  A $5.00 penalty will automatically be added for renewals after Dec. 31st.  If you did not renew last year, a $5.00 penalty has already been added to your renewal.

Iowa Dealers must complete registration and titling process for buyers of a new ATV or Snowmobile.

The Buyer of a previously registered ATV or Snowmobile must present the following to transfer ownership: previous registration receipt AND previous title signed on back by seller AND Bill of Sale signed by seller listing purchase price.  Also must have buyer’s Iowa DNR # OR Iowa Driver’s License # OR Social Security # AND birthdate.

All ATVs and Snowmobiles must be titled.  Titles are $11.50 and liens are $11.50.

Notice: County Courthouse Offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024 in observance of Memorial Day.

Temporary Polling Location Change: Fairfield 2nd Ward will vote at the County Engineer's Office, 901 N 8th St., Fairfield effective for the June 4, 2024 Primary Election.