Minnesota Mechanics Lien Form

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About Minnesota Mechanics Lien Form

When unpaid on a construction project, those providing materials or services in Minnesota can file a Mechanics Lien Statement. This must be filed and served upon property parties within 120 days from last furnishing labor and/or materials to the project.

Fill out the form on the right to download your Minnesota Mechanics Lien Form. Use this form to file a lien in Minnesota.

Minnesota Mechanics Lien Form

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Minnesota County Recorders

Looking to file/record a mechanics lien in Minnesota? You'll need to get your Minnesota mechanics lien filed and recorded with the county recorder in the county where the construction project is located. Here is a listing of all county recorders in Minnesota. Click on any county to find more information about how to get your lien recorded in that county.

Anoka County
Anoka County Property Records
2100 Third Ave. Room 119
Anoka, Minnesota, 55303
phone: 763-323-5400

Benton County
Benton County Recorder
531 Dewey Street,
Foley, Minnesota, 56329
phone: 320) 968-5037

Carver County
Carver County Recorder
600 East 4th St.
Chaska, Minnesota, 55318
phone: 952-361-1930

Cass County
Cass County Recorder
303 Minnesota Avenue W
Walker, Minnesota, 56484
phone: 2185477381

Chisago County
Chisago County Recorder
313 N. Main St. Room 277
Center City, Minnesota, 55012
phone: 651-213-8580

Clay County
Clay County Recorder
807 11th St. N
Moorhead, Minnesota, 56560
phone: 218-299-5031

Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County Recorder
326 Laurel St. Suite 11
Brainerd, Minnesota, 56401
phone: (218) 824-1280

Dakota County
Dakota County
1590 Hwy 55
Hastings, Minnesota, 55033
phone: 651.438.4355

Dodge County
Dodge County Recorder
721 Main Street North
Mantorville, Minnesota, 55955
phone: 507-635-6250

Freeborn County
Freeborn County Recorder
411 S Broadway Ave
Albert Lea, Minnesota, 56007
phone: N/A (507) 377-5130

Goodhue County
Goodhue County Recorder
509 W. 5th St.
Red Wing, Minnesota, 55066
phone: 651-385-3152

Hubbard County
Hubbard County Recorder
301 Court Avenue
Park Rapids, Minnesota, 56470
phone: 218-732-3552

Kandiyohi County
Kandiyohi County Recorder
400 Benson Ave SW
Willmar, Minnesota, 56201
phone: (320) 231-6223

Koochiching County
Recorder's Office
715 4th Street
International Falls, Minnesota, 56649
phone: 218-283-1193

Lake of the Woods County
The Lake of the Woods County Recorder
206 8th Ave SE
Baudette, Minnesota, 56623
phone: (218) 634-1902

Le Sueur County
Le Sueur County Recorder's Office
88 South Park Avenue
Le Center, Minnesota, 56057
phone: (507) 357-2251

Meeker County
Meeker County Recorder
325 Sibley Avenue N
Litchfield, Minnesota, 55355
phone: 320-693-5440

Mille Lacs County
Mille Lacs County Recorder
635 2nd Street SE
Milaca, Minnesota, 56353
phone: 320-983-8308

Morrison County
Morrison County Recorder
213- 1st Avenue SE
Little Falls, Minnesota, 56345
phone: (320) 632-0146

Nicollet County
Nicollet County Recorder
501 South Minnesota Ave
Saint Peter, Minnesota, 56082
phone: (507) 934-7322

Pennington County
Pennington County Recorder
101 Main Ave N
Thief River Falls, Minnesota, 56701
phone: (218) 683-7027

Pope County
Pope County Recorder
130 East Minnesota Avenue #206
Glenwood, Minnesota, 56334
phone: (320) 634-7840

Ramsey County
Ramsey County Recorder
90 West Plato Blvd
St Paul, Minnesota, 55107
phone: 651-266-2050

Renville County
Renville County Recorder
500 E. DePue Ave. Suite 203
Olivia, Minnesota, 56277
phone: 320-523-3669

Rice County
Rice County Recorder
320 3rd St NW #10
Faribault, Minnesota, 55021

Sherburne County
Sherburne County Recorder
13880 Business Center Dr NW
BIG LAKE, Minnesota, 55330
phone: (763) 765-4600

St Louis County
st louis county recorder
100 north 5th ave w room 101
duluth, Minnesota, 55802

Stearns County
Stearns County Recorder
705 Courthouse Square Room 131
St. Cloud, Minnesota, 56303-4701
phone: 320.656.3855

Steele County
Steele County Recorder
630 Florence Ave
Owatonna, Minnesota, 55060
phone: (507) 444-7450

Waseca County
Waseca County Recorder
307 N. State St.
Waseca, Minnesota, 56093
phone: (507) 835-0670

Washington County
Washington County Recorder
14949 62nd St N
Stillwater, Minnesota, 55082
phone: (651) 430-6755

Wright County
Wright County Recorder
10 Second St. NW
Buffalo, Minnesota, 55313
phone: (763) 682-7357

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