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John Marshall Courts Building
400 North 9th Street
Richmond, VA 23219


Days of Operation:        Monday - Friday

Hours:                              8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Recording Hours:           8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Marriage Licenses:         8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.



General Info (804) 646-6505
Marriage License (804) 646-6767
Jury Duty Line (804) 646-0802
Jury Question Line (804) 646-6501
Criminal Section  (804) 646-6553
Fax: (804) 646-6562
Civil Section: (804) 646-6536
Fax: (804) 646-7274
Probate (804) 646-6540
Record Room (804) 646-6530

Search City of Richmond Land Records


Secure Remote Access to City of Richmond Land Records is now available on-line. You must be a registered subscriber.

Each subscriber fee is $50.00 per month, requiring a 6-month subscription, paid in advance. The fee is per individual user. The Clerk of the Court must approve all applications.

Records available include Deeds, Judgments, Financing Statements and Wills/Fiduciaries.  Deed records date back to 1782 for Richmond properties north of the James River, and back to 1874 for Richmond and City of Manchester properties south of the river.

Links to the application form and to the subscriber agreement can be found on the left side of this page.

                                                                 Edward Jewett, Clerk

New and Renewal Subscribers 


The Richmond Circuit Court Clerk’s Office offers secure remote access through the Supreme Court Secure Remote database, so all our land records which have been digitized, back to 1782, will be on one site.

Here is a screen shot of the access to the records from the current site: