Tax Deed Sales

Tax Deed sales are administered by the Clerk's Office online at Tax Certificates are sold yearly by the Tax Collector on properties with delinquent taxes. Upon request of the certificate holder for a tax deed sale, the certificate is forwarded to the Clerk and a Tax Deed Sale is held. The highest bidder will be issued a Tax Deed on the property. For additional information on Tax Deed sales, please see the Frequently Asked Questions provided below or visit our online tax deed auction website,

Tax Deed Sales Frequently Asked Questions

Tax Deed Sales Resources
Recording Office Location
Public Records Center (PRC)
122 E. Main St.
Tavares, FL 32778
Phone: (352) 253-2600
Fax: (352) 253-2616


Public Records Center is Moving
Posted: 4/28/2015

The Lake County Public Records Center is relocating on Thursday and Friday, May 14-15, and will reopen in the Lake County Courthouse, North Wing, 3rd Floor on Monday, May 18.  While the office will remain open for normal business hours, services may be limited on move days.  For a map and list of departments which are relocating, please click here.