Filing a mechanics lien in Anoka County

If you’re trying to record a mechanics lien or construction notice in Anoka County, Minnesota, you’re in the right place. On this page, you’ll find contact information for the Anoka County Property Records, document rules, delivery requirements, fees, payment methods, and more.

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Before you file a lien in Anoka County, read How to File a Lien in Minnesota for a step-by-step guide to the process and requirements.

Types of documents recorded in this office:
Mechanics lien
Lien release
UCC lien

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Lien FAQs for Anoka County

Where do I file a mechanics lien in Anoka County, Minnesota?

You can file your Property Records in person at the Property Records & Taxation Division, located at:
2100 3rd Avenue Room 119
Anoka, Minnesota, 55303

Hours of operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

If you need more information, you can call them at (763) 323-5400.

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Can I file a mechanics lien in Anoka County, Minnesota?

Generally, anyone who provides labor or materials to a construction project has the right to file a mechanics lien in Minnesota. If the project property was located in Anoka County, then the lien must be filed with the Anoka County Property Records, regardless of where you or your company are located. But whether or not you have the right to file a lien will depend on a number of factors, including your position on the payment chain, whether you sent the required notices, and whether the deadline has passed.

To learn more about the requirements and deadlines, visit the Minnesota Mechanics Lien Guide & FAQ page.

When is the deadline to file a lien in Anoka County?

In Anoka County, Minnesota, your deadline to file a mechanics lien is dependent upon your role in the project. General contractors have 120 days to file a lien after the date of last furnishing labor or materials. Subcontractors and suppliers have 120 days to file.

How much does it cost to file a lien in Anoka County?

Currently, the cost to file a lien with the Anoka County Property Records is as follows:
Mechanics lien recording fee: $46.00

Costs change periodically.

Visit the Anoka County Property Records fees page for the latest information.

How do I release or cancel a lien with the Anoka County Property Records?

To cancel a lien that you previously recorded in Anoka County, you will need to file a lien release. The fee is $46.00.

A mechanics lien is typically canceled after the claim has been paid, or when the lien expires.

How can I get a copy of a lien or other document recorded in Anoka County?

The Anoka County Property Records maintains a record of all property documents, including mechanics liens and certain construction notices. You can obtain either a certified or conformed copy of a document. Related: What type of document copy do you need?

In person

2100 3rd Avenue Room 119 Anoka, 55303

Fees

Certified copy: Certified Copy Document Fee $10.00

Conformed copy: $2.00

Do preliminary notices need to be recorded in Anoka County?

The Anoka County Property Records accepts preliminary notices for recording. The fee is . However, while you can file a preliminary notice, it’s not necessarily required.

Does the Anoka County Property Records record Notices of Commencement?

A Notice of Commencement can be filed with the Anoka County Property Records. The fee is Learn more about Minnesota’s rules for Notices of Commencement and how they work.

How do I record a Notice of Completion in Anoka County?

You can file a Notice of Completion with the Anoka County Property Records. The fee is .

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