MANDATORY WATER RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT for all CFPUA residential and business customers until further notice. Learn more here.

New Hanover County is currently collecting debris from Hurricane Matthew. A State of Emergency is still in effect due to coastal flood warnings. Stay up-to-date at and report power outages to Duke Energy at 1-800-POWERON.

Welcome to NHC Register of Deeds

The Register of Deeds serves as the custodian and manager for real estate related documents as well as vital records and DD214s of the county.  I am proud to be elected as your registrar and strive to hold these duties to the utmost standards along with giving you the quality and professional public service in a friendly atmosphere.  Please don’t hesitate to contact this office at 910-798-7711 if we can assist you in any way.

Tammy Theusch Beasley, Registrar

Office Hours: Mon-Fri    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Marriage License Application Hours: Mon-Fri    8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

320 Chestnut Street, Suite 120 • Wilmington, NC 28401 • Phone 910-798-7711 • Fax 910-798-7751
Satellite Office: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 185 • Wilmington, NC 28403