Guide to filing a mechanics lien in Oconee County

Where is the Oconee County Recorder's Office that files mechanic liens?

You can file your mechanic liens in person at the Oconee County Clerk of Superior Court’s Office located at:

Room 208
23 North Main Street
Watkinsville, GA 30677

Phone: 706-769-3940
Fax: 706-769-3948

Hours
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

You can also file your lien documents electronically.

Lien eFiling facilitates the electronic filing of lien documents via the Georgia Superior Court Clerks’ Cooperative Authority eFile portal at https://efile.gsccca.org/Home.aspx. The Authority can accept lien documents for filing on behalf of participating counties using two different methods:

METHOD 1: Interested filers can contact one of the value added submitters listed below, who have demonstrated the ability to submit lien documents through the Authority portal. Payment for filings will be handled through an agreement with the selected value added submitter.

Approved Value Added Submitters:

CSC, Corporation Service Company
https://www.erecording.com/
eDocs Solutions
https://www.edocsrecording.com/
eRecording Partners

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Indecomm Global Services

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Simplifile
https://simplifile.com/
(Note that if you are a value added submitter and would like to be included on this page, you can contact help@gsccca.org).

METHOD 2: All payments for filings submitted directly through the Authority eFile portal must be paid by credit card, bank account ACH transfer or escrow account. Note that a 3.5% transaction fee is applied to credit card payments and a $1.00 transaction fee is applied to bank account ACH transfers to cover costs.

What is Oconee County's Recording Backlog?

The Oconee County Clerk of Superior Court’s Office does not publicly disclose information on recording backlog.

Should I file my mechanics lien in Oconee County?

If your construction project is located in Oconee County, then yes, you should file your lien here.

What are the margin & page size requirements to file a lien in Oconee County?

How do I get a recorded copy of my lien from the Oconee County Recorder's Office?

You can obtain a recorded copy of your lien in person at the Oconee County Clerk of Superior Court’s Office located at:

Room 208
23 North Main Street
Watkinsville, GA 30677

Phone: 706-769-3940
Fax: 706-769-3948

Hours
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Records are made available to the public for property searches. Access to a copy of a lien may require paying a fee.

You can search Oconee County’s Lien Index online at:
https://search.gsccca.org/Lien/lienindex.asp

You can also search Oconee County’s Real Estate Index online at:
https://search.gsccca.org/RealEstate/deedindex.asp

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