Fees Schedules

Copies of Vital Records


Birth Certificate


Marriage Certificate


Death Certificate


Document Recording


First page of each document.


First page of any conveyance document that contains transfer tax and any concurrent documents recording with the conveyance document.


Each additional page.


Each page containing penalty print.


Each additional title on multiple titled document.


Each reference to a previously recorded document.


Indexing of more than 10 names. Each group of 10 names or fractions thereof.


Release of lien by a government agency. Fee increased starting January 1, 2020(PDF, 281KB).


Lien notice fee for each name and address of debtors against whom an involuntary lien is recorded.


Additional per page fee if a document contains one or more sheets which do not measure 8½" x 11".


Additional fee for any document changing ownership, if not accompanied by a Preliminary Change of Ownership Report.


Affordable Housing and Jobs Act Fee (Senate Bill 2)(PDF, 110KB) effective January 1, 2018.


Survey Monument Preservation Fee effective May 23, 2024



Copies of Recorded Documents


Each index page.


Each 8½" x 11" first page.


Each 8½" x 11" additional page (other than first page).


Each first page larger than 8½" x 11".


Each additional page larger than 8½" x 11" (other than first page).


Certification under seal (additional fee per document).

No Fee

Military Records


Map Filing and Other Fees


First page of each map.


Each additional page of map.


Other filed documents.


California Preliminary 20-Day Notice.