Unclaimed Property

The City of Murphy holds various types of property at $100 or less which is unclaimed and presumed abandoned and subject to Title VI Chapter 76 of the Texas Property code. In accordance with the State Law, any amount over $100 dollars is sent to the State Comptroller where held until claimed.

Pursuant to Sec. 76.201 of the Texas Property Code, The City of Murphy publishes the names of persons/entities for whom the City of Murphy is holding unclaimed property on the City of Murphy website Unclaimed Property List.   If you find your name or are a qualified claimant of someone named on the unclaimed property list, use the Unclaimed Property Claim form to submit your claim.  The Unclaimed Property Claim form may be submitted by mail, email or hand delivery to City Hall.

Before submission, remember to:

  • 1.       Answer all questions and fill-in all blanks
  • 2.       Supply photocopies of required documentation
  • 3.       Sign and date the form

 Incomplete forms or omitted documentation will not be processed.

You may also obtain the information and claim form by writing to the City of Murphy:

City of Murphy
Finance Department
Attn: Unclaimed Property
206 N. Murphy Road
Murphy, TX 75094

If you have any questions, please call (972)468-4065.