The Maricopa County Recorder‘s Office


The mission of the Recorder’s Office is to maintain a perpetual, comprehensive set of public records consisting of all documents appropriately presented for recording for the public so that any member of the public can readily access the information to conduct their personal and business activities with the assurance that, where appropriate, privacy will be protected and that their transactions were executed in accordance with the law.


Our vision is to be the most productive recording office with the best customer service and the best solutions for recording documents and accessing public records.

The Elections Department


Provide access to the electoral process for:

  • Citizens
  • Jurisdictions
  • Candidates
  • The legislature and special interest groups

This is done so that they have equal accessibility and may readily participate in elections.


The vision of the Elections Department is a County in which citizens may vote, initiate petitions, and run for office confident that every effort was made to:

  • Educate them about elections laws and procedures
  • Remove barriers to participation
  • Provide equal access
  • Assure the integrity of elections.

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