Santa Cruz County Unified Fee Schedule

County Clerk

Effective July 1, 2010

 

FICTITOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENTS

 

 

Abandonment of use of fictitious name (includes filing of affidavit of publication) (B&P 17926(b))

$35.00

 

Certified Copy of original, renewal, abandonment or withdrawal (B&P 17926(b))

$5.00

 

Copy of the Fictitious Business Name Index, payable by the 1st of each timeframe:

 

 

Copy of Fictitious Business Name Index

One quarter purchase

$100.00

Issued once weekly for the duration of the package

Items

Fee

Unit

SPECIAL SERVICES CONTINUED:

 

 

Copy of Fictitious Business Name Index

One month purchase

$40.00

Issued once weekly for the duration of the package

Copy of Fictitious Business Name Index

One week purchase

$15.00

Issued once weekly for the duration of the package

Copy of the Fictitious Business Name Index

Single day purchase

 

$5.00

Per day

Copy of the Fictitious Business Name Index

Two reports per week

 

$5.00

Weekly charge in addition to package fee

Filing of statement or renewal, and furnishing one certified copy thereof (includes filing affidavit of publication):

 

 

For the first name (B&P 17929(a))

$40.00

 

For each additional name on the same statement

$7.00

 

Withdrawal from partnership operating under Fictitious Business Name, filing statement of such (includes filing affidavit of publication)

$35.00

 

MARRIAGE LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES:

 

 

Authorizing Confidential Certificate of Marriage

(CC 4213, GC 26840.1, 26840.3, 26840.8)

$90.00

 

Marriage License, issuing of Public

(GC 26840, 26840.7)

$90.00

 

Certification of Confidential Marriage License

$16.00

 

Souvenir Marriage Certificate

$1.00

 

Application to amend a Confidential Marriage Record

$20.00

 

Additional Certified copy, Confidential

$16.00

Each additional copy

Duplicate Marriage license (post-ceremony,

pre-registering)

$55.00

 

Issuing a marriage license out of regular business hours (fee in addition to cost of document),  Public or confidential

$90.00

 

 

 

 


 

Items

Fee

Unit

SPECIAL SERVICES CONTINUED:

 

 

Affidavit Taking, Marriage (GC 26853)

$10.00

No fee for adoptions or criminal proceeding

Certificate of Declaration of Marriage, Issuing of

$75.00

 

Temporary Commissioner of Civil Marriage

$120.00

 

MARRIAGE CEREMONIES:

 

 

Solemnization of Marriage,

Ceremony in County Clerk’s Office

$100.00

 

Witness Fee for a Wedding Ceremony

$15.00

Per witness

PASSPORTS

 

 

Passport Processing Fee

$25.00

Fee Establish by Department of State

Passport Processing Postage Fee

(To expedite mailing using overnight envelope)

 

$18.30

Outgoing Only

NOTARIES

 

 

Notary Public Bond, Filing of (GC 8213, 26849.1)

 

 

First Page

$28.00

 

Certification of Notary

$15.00

 

HUMANE OFFICER

 

 

Filing and entering appointment of  (GC 607(f))

$10.00

 

CERTIFICATION OF OFFICIAL CAPACITY

 

 

Certifying as to the official capacity of any public official (such as health officer) (GC 26852)

$10.00

 

PROCESS SERVER, PROFESSIONAL                PHOTOCOPIER, LEGAL DOCUMENT ASSISTANT & UNLAWFUL DETAIINER ASSISTANT FILINGS:

 

 

Filing Bond, First Page

$28.00

 

Replacement or Additional Identification Badge

$10.00

Each

Registration of Process Server (B&P 22350)

$112.00

Effective for 2 years

Registration of Professional Photocopier

$191.00

 

Registration of Legal Document Assistant

$191.00

 

Registration of Unlawful Detainer Assistant

$191.00

 

Items

Fee

Unit

SPECIAL SERVICES CONTINUED:

 

 

Cancel, Revoke or Withdraw a Bond for a Process Server, Professional Photocopier, Legal Document Assistant or Unlawful Detainer Assistant

$7.00

 

Financial Statement of an admitted surety insurer, filing of (GC 26855.2)

$10.00

 

Issuing certificate that incorporates surety’s certificate of authority has not been surrendered, revoked, canceled, annulled or suspended (GC 26855.3)

 

$5.00

 

Power of attorney for admitted surety insurer, filing of

(GC 26855.2)

$12.00

 

FILING PAPER

 

 

Filing paper for which fee is not elsewhere provided – does not include official bonds or certificates of appointment

(GC 26850)

$5.00

 

SEARCHING

 

 

Searching records or files (GC 26854)

$10.00

Per search

COPY FEE

 

 

Copy fee

$2.00

Per page

Fee for certified copy

$5.00

Per page

COMPARING PER PAGE for Certification (in addition to certification fee)

$2.00

Per page

CERTIFICATION FEE – certifying to a copy of any paper, record, or proceeding on file in the office of the County Clerk  (plus charge for preparation or comparison (GC 26836) and the fee for every certificate which is not fixed

$5.00

 

RETURNED CHECK FEE

$40.00

 

RETURNED CHECK FEE

(If forwarded to the District Attorney for Recovery)

$15.00

Fee set by Penal Code and subject to change