Scott County Recorder
600 W. 4th St.
Davenport, Iowa 52801-1030
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Applications accepted 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Phone (563) 326-8621
Fax: (563) 328-3225
Expanded Hours and Discounted Photos
At the Scott County Recorder Passport Acceptance Facility.
In addition to regular hours Monday - Friday from 8am to 4pm, special expanded hours:
- Wednesday, March 26, 2014: 4:30-7pm
- Saturday, March 29, 2014: 9am to 1pm
No Appointment Necessary • Free Parking • Certified Passport Agents • March photo discount: only $5 each.
Search Property Records
Scott County Assessor, Auditor, Treasurer and Davenport City Assessor records are searchable by name, address or parcel number.
Applications to Marry
Marriage Applications are accepted in Scott County Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M. Applications for a Marriage License are accepted at any County Recorder in Iowa as long as the ceremony is to be performed in Iowa.
Boats And Other Watercraft Owners
New and/or transferred vessels are registered in Scott County. Boat registrations expire on April 30th, 2016.
Boat fees are based on the length of the boat. All boats over 17' in length (except canoes and kayaks) require a title. All boats with a lien must be titled.
The Recorder's Office
The Recorder's Office was created by the First Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Iowa in 1839 and is responsible for recording and maintaining official records effecting title to real estate.
The Recorder/Registrar issues marriage license, registers births and deaths, issues certificates on vitals records and processes passport applications.
The Recorder's office also issues hunting and fishing licenses and registers and titles recreational vehicles; i.e., ATV's, Boats and Snowmobiles.
The Scott County Recorder's Office does not provide legal services and does not prepare legal documents.