Fees

Due to the unprecedented demand for ballots, beginning October 1 until November 4, the Town Clerk’s office will only be open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  

the town clerk’s office is open to provide services by appointment only.  please call us at 860-584-6200 ext. 0 or email us at TOWNCLERK@BRISTOLCT.GOV.

LAND RECORDS

  • City of Bristol municipal conveyance tax is one half percent (.005%).  
  • Recording fee for most documents is $60 for the first page and $5 for each additional page.
  • If it is a MERS document there is a flat $159 fee for assignments and releases but for mortgages and modifications the fee is $159 for the first page and $5 for each additional page.
  • Land record copies are $1 per page.  To certify a document is an extra $2.
  • Property transfers reportable to the State require a $2 surcharge.
  • Foreclosure Registration forms are $60 each.
  • Online Land record Subscription - $250 per calendar year.
  • Map copy regular size is $2; full size copy is $5.
  • Map recording for a subdivision of 3 or more parcels is $30 and any other map is $20.

VITALS

  • Marriage License is $50.
  • Certified copies of birth, death and marriage certificates are $20.
  • A wallet sized birth certificate is $15.
  • Burial Permits - $5  Cremation Permits - $5.

DOG FEES

  • Male / female license - $19.00.
  • Neutered male / spayed female - $8.00.
  • Replacement tag - $0.50.
  • Transfer of ownership - $1.00.
  • Change of residence (to another town) - $0.50.
  • Late licensing penalty (per month) - $1.00.

BUSINESS LICENSES

  • Trade Name Certificate is $10, to notarize the document is an additional $5.
  • Itinerant Vendor - $500. 

Notary Service is $5 per document.

Notary Appointments and renewals - $20.

Liquor Permits - $20.