​Below are the most used instrument type abbreviations for commonly recorded documents. This is not a complete listing of instrument abbreviations.

 

DOCUMENT TYPE ABBREVIATION
Affidavit AFFDVT
Agreement
AGREE
Assignment ASSGMT
Assumed Name ASMD NAME
Cancellations CAN
Covenants COVNTS
Deed DEED
Deed of Trust D - T
Power of Attorney P OF A
Quit Claim Deed QCD
Release RELEASE
Request for Notice REQUEST NOTICE
Restrictions
RESTRNS
Satisfaction of Deed of Trust SATISFN
Subordination Deed SUBN
Substitute Trustee S - TR
Timber Deed DEED
  • Amended documents will begin with AMEND.
  • For corrected documents select document type SEE INSTRUMENT.
  • Any document title that begins with Termination has an abbreviation that begins with TERMN.