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Notice Regarding Book/Page Numbers in the Manatee County Clerk’s Official Records
Beginning January 1, 2020, the Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller will no longer assign Book and Page numbers to documents recorded in Official Records. The Clerk will continue assigning consecutive Instrument Numbers as the official register numbers to reflect the order in which documents have been recorded. For historical purposes, documents recorded prior to January 1, 2020, will remain indexed and searchable by Book and Page. If you create or use forms that reference Book and Page numbers, you should modify those forms to capture or reference Instrument Numbers for any documents recorded on or after January 1, 2020. Recorded plat maps will continue to receive Book and Page numbers.
We offer e-certified official records, to learn about how to use this service, check a reciept, or verify a document please visit: https://www.manateeclerk.com/departments/general-information/e-certify/
Official Records Public Access Disclaimer
The Clerk of the Circuit Court of Manatee County (the "Clerk") is providing the current index of the documents recorded in the official records of Manatee County, Florida, (January 1, 1978, to the present), as required by Florida law. The index is merely a guide to the information contained within the records referenced and should not be relied on in making any decision or determination regarding the underlying document. The Clerk is also providing images of those documents recorded since May 15, 1981 (excluding books 1010, 1012, 1026, 1029, 1097), which Florida law allows to be displayed. The images provided are not a complete representation of the official record and should not be relied upon as such. The complete official record can be accessed in our office during regular business hours.
By accessing information provided on this site, the user expressly agrees to indemnify and hold the Clerk harmless for any loss, cost, damage, or expense arising directly or indirectly in connection with such access, any damage suffered by the user or any third party relying on said accessed information, or any harm resulting directly or indirectly from misuse of such information. In no event shall the Clerk be liable for any special, consequential or liquidated damages or for any indirect damages resulting from the use or application of the information accessed from the Clerk’s website.
By using the search and listing features on this site and accessing its data you indicate that you understand and accept the conditions stated above.
The searchable Official Records Index includes:
Instrument 197841000634432 on Book/Page 889 218, recorded 1/3/1978 12:00:00 AM to
Instrument 202041115689 on Book/Page , recorded 10/23/2020 4:30:00 PM
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