Fee Schedule

County Clerk

Fictitious Business Name Fees

Filing a Fictitious Business Name Statement $20.00
For each additional business name or partner $ 3.00
Filing a statement of Abandonment $15.00
Filing a statement of Withdrawal $15.00
Fee for certified copy of any statement on file $ 3.25

Marriage License Fees

Issuance of Marriage License $51.00
Additional charge for after hours issuance $36.00
Issuing duplicate marriage license and certificate $24.00
Issuing a Confidential Marriage License, includes one certified copy $70.00
Certified copy of a confidential marriage license $15.00
Marriage ceremony, during business hours, by the Commissioner of Marriages $25.00

Surety Fees

Filing a power of attorney, revocation, cancellation, annulment or suspension of a certificate for an admitted surety insurer: one name $8.00
If more than one name, for each additional name $ 2.25

Miscellaneous Fees

Filing Bond of Notary Public $15.00
Registration of Process Server $117.00
Registration of Unlawful Detainer Assistant $182.00
Registration of Legal Document Assistant $182.00
Registration of Professional Photocopier $182.00

Certification and Copying Fees

Photocopying document, per 81/2 x 14" page or less
1st page
$ 1.50
2nd and subsequent pages $ .50
Certifying a copy of any original paper, record or proceeding on file in the
Office of the County Clerk-Recorder
$ 1.75

Clerk to the Board of Supervisors

Appeals to Board of Supervisors $159.00
Copying tapes of meetings (provide tape) per minute fee $ .40
Copying tapes of meetings (additional $4.00 per tape if clerk provides) per minute $ .40

Elections/Registrar of Voters

Certification of Voter’s Registration $1.50
Copy of Conflict of Interest Statement, Campaign Expenditure Reports (per page) $ .10
Index of Voter’s ($10.00 minimum up to 5000 names, $2.00 for each additional 1000 names or portion thereof: application required)  
Computer tapes of voter registration files (disk provided) $125.00
(no disk provided) $130.00


Vital Records

Birth (additional $7.00 fee to use credit card services) $25.00
Marriage (additional $7.00 fee to use credit card services) $15.00
Death (additional $7.00 fee to use credit card services) $21.00
Disposition Permit $12.00

Regular Recording Fees: Note - Document margin requirements for Recorder’s Stamp in upper right corner minimum of 3” wide by 2” height. Top, bottom, right and Left margins minimum of 1/2”.

1st page (Limited to 8 ½ x 11 sheet) $8.00
Each additional page or fraction of a page $3.00

Oversize Documents

1st page size over 8 ½ x 11 $11.00
Each additional page of the same document $ 6.00

Survey Monument Fee

This fee is added to a deed for consideration which does not reference a recorded map filed in the Recorder’s Office $10.00

Penalty Print

Nine lines per vertical inch or 22 characters per inch horizontally $1.00

Documentary Transfer Tax

Documentary Transfer Tax ($1.10 per $1000.) (Revenue & Taxation 11911) Deed from one person to another when money exchanged. If none, must indicate in space (documentary tax fees) reason for no tax. EXAMPLE: Gift; No Consideration; Marriage Dissolution, etc.

Combined Documents

(Government Code 27361.4)

When two or more documents are serially incorporated into one form or sheet they will be considered as two or more separate documents. A base recording fee of $8.00 will be charged for the first page and $3.00 for each additional page plus $8.00 for each additional document title to be indexed. Example:

Deed of Trust and a Request for Notice of Default $16.00
Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents $16.00
Substitution of Trustee and Reconveyance $16.00
Base Fee $ 8.00
Additional Title $ 8.00
Each Additional Page $ 3.00
Paper size over 8 ½ x 11 $3.00 penalty for each page  

Fictitious Deeds of Trust

All pages presented for recordation that contain a reference to provisions in a fictitious mortgage or deed of trust, shall be charged for and recorded.

Documents Requiring Additional Indexing

Each reference to a previously recorded document that gives names other than the first reference; if an additional reference requires indexing $1.00 (Each group of ten names) $1.00

  • Release of Tax Liens: $12.00
  • Release of Other State or County Liens: $12.00

Abstract of Judgment/Mechanics Lien (AB 481)/Involuntary Lien:

Abstract Judgment and first defendant
(Must have mailing address) – First Page
Each additional Debtor $ 2.00
Each additional Page (Front and back of all pages presented for recordation shall be charged for and recorded) $ 3.00
Mechanic’s Lien (Must have owner’s mailing address and description of property) – First Page $12.00
Each Additional Page $ 3.00

Financing Statements:

Only National Forms Accepted 1-2 pages $10.00
3 or more pages $20.00


8 ½ x 11 first page $ 1.50
Each additional page $ .50
Certification $ 1.75

Copies of Maps

8 ½ x 11 $2.00
Each additional page $1.50
Over 8 ½ x 11 $3.00
Each additional page $2.50

Conformed Copies

Upon request, if a copy of the document is provided with a stamped, self-addressed envelope, it will be returned immediately after recording at No Fee.

Additional copies $1.00
Each additional page $ .50

Map Filing for Record

Subdivision, Parcel, Survey, Assessment, (1st page) $8.00
Each additional page $2.00

Documents Recorded Without Preliminary Change of Ownership Report: $20.00

Preliminary 20-Day Filing and Notice: $40.00