Requirements to File a Plat
The following items are required in order to file a plat with the McLennan County Clerk's office. This is necessary to maintain a consistent historical record of the plats filed in McLennan County.
Required plat size is 18 inches by 24 inches for 1st page and all consecutive pages, and
the plat and all supporting documents must be on original mylar sepias (plastic)(rolled), and
must include the original signature and stamp seal of the surveyor, and
must include the field notes of the survey, and
must include the dedication of the subdivision by the owners
(signatures must be followed by notary acknowledgment), and
must be approval by the proper city and/or county authority, and
all stamp seals and signatures must be original, and
blank areas of at least 3/4 inches high by 4-1/2 inches wide somewhere along the top of the plat, and at least 2-1/2 high by 4-1/2 inches wide somewhere along the bottom of the plat, are required for the placement of our recording information, and
a Tax Certificate from the McLennan County Tax Office must be presented with the plat.
Filing fee is $32 for the 1st page and $5 for each additional page.
Full size (18 inches by 24 inches) certified copies are $5 for the certification plus $3 per page. Full size (18 inches by 24 inches) plain copies are $3 per page. Reduced certified copies (11 inches by 17 inches or smaller) are $5 for the certification plus $1 per page. Reduced plain copies (11 inches by 17 inches or smaller) are $1 per page.