The Register of Deeds Office, Pender County, North Carolina provides this web site as a public service. Information available on this web site is collected, maintained and provided for the convenience of the public users. While every effort is made to assure that this information is accurate, the Register of Deeds does not certify the authenticity of the information contained herein and the County makes no warranty, expressed or implied, concerning its accuracy and completeness and users are advised that their use of this information is at their own risk. The Register of Deeds shall under no circumstances be responsible for any error or omission which may occur in these records, nor liable for any actions taken as a result of reliance upon any information contained within this web site from whatever source, or any other consequence from such reliance. Images may be unavailable while system backups are in progress.
- North Carolina General Statutues (132-1.10. Social Security numbers and other personal identifying information
Old index books have been made available for searching.
The Pender County Register of Deeds office makes no guarantees regarding the collection, accuracy, authenticity, or use of these records. The web site is for informational use and convenience only. The Register of Deeds and Courthouse Computer Systems shall in no way be held responsible for errors or omissions in these records nor for any actions resulting from their use. The official records are kept in the Pender County Register of Deeds office.
Per GS 132-1.8 (g): Any person preparing or filing a document for recordation or filing in the official records may not include a social security, employer taxpayer identification, drivers license, state identification, passport, checking account, savings account, credit card, or debit card number, or personal identification (PIN) code or passwords in the document, unless expressly required by law or court order, adopted by the State Registrar on records of vital events, or redacted so that no more than the last four digits of the identification number is included.
Any person has a right to request a register of deeds to remove, from an image or copy of an official record placed on a register of deeds’ Internet Web site available to the general public or on an Internet Web site available to the general public used by a register of deeds to display public records, any social security, employer taxpayer identification, drivers license, state identification, passport, checking account, savings account, credit card, or debit card number, or personal identification (PIN) code or passwords contained in an official record. The request must be made in writing and delivered by mail, facsimile, or electronic transmission, or delivered in person, to the register of deeds. The request must specify the personal information to be redacted, information that identifies the document that contains the personal information and unique information that identifies the location within the document that contains the social security, employer taxpayer identification, drivers license, state identification, passport, checking account, savings account, credit card, or debit card number, or personal identification (PIN) code or passwords to be redacted. No fee will be charged for the redaction pursuant to such a request. Any person who requests a redaction without proper authority to do so shall be guilty of an infraction, punishable by a fine not to exceed five hundred dollars ($500.00) for each violation.
System Requirements for using the Online Search Application
In order to use the Pender County Online Search functionality there are several requirements that your remote computer must meet. These requirements are listed below:
1.Your computer must support a screen resolution of at least 1024 x 768
2.Your Internet browser should be Internet Explorer, although Chrome and Safari should also work.
3.Your Internet browser must enable our site to set a cookie upon your connection to the search application.
4.Any second party security software or spyware software that you are running on your computer must not be set to block the cookie.
5.Your computer must allow pop-ups from the Pender County Register of Deeds site, since the application opens in a new window.
6.Most users believe that images are best displayed as TIFF files. To view images as TIFF files you are required to install the Alternatiff image viewer. The instructions for installing Alternatiff are found here.
7.If you do not install Alternatiff you may choose to view images as PDF files instead of TIFF files by checking the “Convert to PDF” box on either the “Real Property Index” or the “View Images” tab of the search site. This option requires the installation of a PDF viewer such as Adobe Reader.