REGISTER OF DEEDS
Butte County South Dakota Register of Deeds Office
The Register of Deeds office is located on the 1st floor of the Courthouse in Belle Fourche.
839 5th Ave
Belle Fourche, SD 57717
Phone: (605) 892-2912
Monday – Friday 8:00 – 5:00
Register of DeedsPaula Walker
Deputy Reg. of DeedsJulie Brunner,
Please Note: We now have our records online through idocmarket.com. Computer indexing began June 1996. Images are available from June 1996 to present.
We are updating regularly to include older images. Vital records and Service discharges are not available.
Belle Fourche, South Dakota
Butte County land records are from the late 1800’s to present
Birth and Death records are from 1905 to present. Births are all on a statewide computer, which means that you can get a birth record from any courthouse in the State for SD births. Deaths are statewide from 1960 to present. Marriages are statewide from 1950 to present.
Cost to Purchase Vital Records
The cost to purchase certified copies of the above vital records is $15 for each copy. Marriage licenses are $40 and are good for 20 days from the date of issuance. They can only be used in the State of SD. You can obtain application forms for certified copies at
We record all documents pertaining to real estate such as: PLATS, DEEDS, MORTGAGES, CONTRACTS, etc.
Cost to Record
The fee to record most land records are $30.00 for up to 50 pages to record. Plats are $60.00.