Lookup Public Records in Riverside County, California. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Riverside County, California
Riverside County measures 7,208 square miles, stretching from the Los Angeles area to the border of Arizona. Much of the county is covered by desert, with a Mediterranean climate in the western portion. It is the 4th most populous county in California and ranks 11th in population in the U.S., with 2,189,641 residents. It is named for its county seat, Riverside.
The Riverside County Recorder’s office has the primary responsibility of providing constructive notice of private acts and creating and maintaining permanent records for all documents recorded and filed in the county. In addition to maintaining and providing access to public information regarding land and land ownership, the county recorder also maintains copies of all birth, marriage and death records, and is also the local registrar of marriages in Riverside County.
The Riverside County Clerk Provides the following services:
- Files fictitious business name statements.
- Files statements of abandonment of use of fictitious business name.
- Issues public marriage licenses.
- Issues confidential marriage licenses.
- Performs civil marriage ceremonies (by appointment only).
- Registers notary public oaths and commissions.
- Authenticates notary public signatures.
- Registers process servers, legal document assistants, professional photocopiers and unlawful detainer assistants.
- Receives negative declarations, notices of exemption and notices of determination.
- Files Grand Jury final reports.
Public records in Riverside County can be obtain by doing a search online, by email, or by visiting the recorder’s office in person. To do a public records search online, you will have to visit the Riverside County Clerk Website. While on the website, click on the relevant link to access the records that are available. The website also has information on the fee schedule applicable when obtaining public records.
Some records cannot be accessed through the county website; for such records you will be required to visit the recorder’s office in person. You will need to submit a records request form containing the type of records you are requesting. The charges are same as when obtaining records online. Alternatively, you can email (firstname.lastname@example.org) the recorder’s office or call (951) 955-6200 and make enquiries regarding public records in the county.
Below is the physical address of Riverside County Recorder’s office:
2720 Gateway Drive
Riverside, CA 92507
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Riverside County Clerk
County Government Office
Address: 2724 Gateway Dr, Riverside, CA 92507, United States