- Official Public Records (OPR) consist of all publicly accessible documents recorded by this office and may include deeds, mortgage documents, easements, assumed names (d.b.a.), powers of attorney, bills of sale, and liens.
- Only for births that occurred in this county are available via this site.
Birth certificates are not public record. for information on how to obtain a copy.
- Only for deaths that occurred in this county are available via this site.
Death certificates are not public record. for information on how to obtain a copy.
- Marriage records (applications and licenses) that were issued by this county are available via this site. (search instructions)
- Civil Court
Court cases under $100,000 as well as condemnation and workers compensation matters from 1983 forward.
Civil Court - Search Instructions [PDF]
- Commissioner's Court
Commissioner Court Minutes, Attachments and Videos from 1983 forward.
Class A & B misdemeanor such as DWI, DUI, Hot Checks, Theft by Check and Possession of Marijuana as well as Class C appeals from justice and municipal courts from 1983 forward.
Misdemeanor Court - Search Instructions [PDF]
- Probate Court
Court cases involving wills, guardianship, trust and other probate matters from 1987 forward.
Probate Court - Search Instructions [PDF]
- Historic Probate
Images of entire Probate Volumes A-Z & 1-30 with accompanying Index Volumes 1,2,3.
Historic Probate - Search Instructions [PDF]
The images that you may copy off of this site have not been certified as being true and correct copies of the instruments filed and recorded with the Fort Bend County Clerk's office. Certified copies of these documents can be purchased in person at the Fort Bend County Clerk's office, or by mail, sending a check for the correct fee to: The Fort Bend County Clerk's Office, 301 Jackson Street, Richmond, TX 77469-3108. Fees are $1.00 per page copy, and $5.00 per document certification fee. Vital record copy fee varies. Contact the office at 281-341-8652 or firstname.lastname@example.org for fee details.