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Welcome to the Mendocino County Clerk’s Website


 EFFECTIVE 06/01/2020: ALL SERVICES WILL BE PROVIDED BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Appointments start at the top of the hour and are for no longer than 30 minutes.

Appointments are for 1 person only.

Masks are required at ALL TIMES.

Call To Make An Appointment: (707) 234-6822

 

The County Clerk Division of the Assessor-Clerk-Recorder’s office performs a variety of mandated duties, including:

  • Issuing Marriage Licenses (Mendocino County residents Only)
  • Filing Fictitious Business Name Statements (FBNs)
  • Processing Notary Registrations and Bonds
  • Handling Environmental Documents
  • Performing Civil Marriage Ceremonies (in our office on weekdays for Mendocino County residents only)
  • The County Clerk Division also issues certified copies of Marriage, Birth and Death Records
  • Filing of Conflict of Interest Statements (for County Departments, Agencies, Boards and Commissions)
  • Accepts Oath of Office for filing and Maintains Roster of Public Officers
  • Registrations of Private Professional Photocopiers, Process Servers & Unlawful Detainer Assistants

Important Notice

Our staff is forbidden by California legal codes to provide legal advice; this includes giving advice about what forms you might need or how you should fill them out.