Lien Searches

Lien Verification Services are available and have a typical turnaround time of seven to ten business days depending on current request volume. The following categories of Lien Searches are available:

Category I - Liens and Assessments
Category II - Utilities, Code Violations (Building, Code, Fire)
Category III - Open / Expired Permits and Certificate of Occupancy

Note: If your request includes more than one category, the higher fee will apply (maximum of $60 per building).

Search Request Process

  • Download and fill out the Lien Search Request Form.
  • Send the form to the City Clerk by email or fax at (407) 571-8123.
  • Call (407) 571-8116 to provide credit card payment information. Payment in full is required before we can begin your request. If paying by check, please mail your form and check to:

    City Clerk Department
    Attn: Lien Searches
    225 Newburyport Ave.
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32701