Fees - Miscellaneous

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Limited services are available by mail or online ordering.

Methods of Payment

  • Cash - In Person Only
  • Debit / Credit Card - In Person Only
  • Money Order or Cashier's Check - payable to SF County Clerk
  • Personal Check - preprinted with account holder's name (from an U.S.A. issued bank, no foreign checks) - payable to SF County Clerk
 

FEE DESCRIPTION

FEE AS OF 7/1/2020

Bond Recording Fee (GC 27360 et seq)

$15.00

Filing Notary Public Oath/Bond (GC 8213, 26849.1, 27361, 27361.4, 27397, 54985; SF-AC 8.24-1, 8.24-7). 
* Requires additional Bond Recording Fee of $15.00 for the first page.

$46.00

Each additional page (GC 27360 et seq)

$3.00

Surrender of Notary Journal

$19.00

Registered Process Server (B&P 22352-53; GC 27361, 27397; SF-AC 8.24-7) (includes (1) I.D. card). Requires additional Bond Recording Fee of $15.00

$120.00

Each additional I.D. Card (B&P 22352)

$15.00

Registered Professional Photocopier (B&P 22453-55; GC 27361, 27397; SF-AC 8.24-7) (includes (1) I.D. card). Requires additional Bond Recording Fee of $15.00

$182.00

Each additional I.D. Card (B&P 22453)

$14.00

Concurrent Photocopier Filing with Current Process Server Registration (B&P 22453, 22453.1, 22455; GC 27361, 27397; SF-AC 8.24-7).  Requires additional Bond Recording Fee of $15.00

$107.00

Each additional I.D. Card (B&P 22453)

$14.00

Registered Unlawful Detainer Assistant (B&P 6404-05; GC 27361, 27397; SF-AC 8.24-7) (includes (1) I.D. card).  Requires additional Bond Recording Fee of $15.00

$182.00

Each additional I.D. Card (B&P 6404)

$14.00

Registered Legal Document Assistant (B&P 6400-07; GC 27361, 27397; SF-AC 8.24-7) (includes (1) I.D. card). Requires additional Bond Recording Fee of $15.00

$182.00

Each additional I.D. Card (B&P 6404)

$14.00

Filing, cancelling, revoking, or withdrawing Process Server, Professional Photocopier, Unlawful Detainer Assistant or Notary Public Bond (B&P 22353, 22455, 6405; GC 26849.1)

$7.00

Filing a power of attorney for an admitted surety insurer, a revocation, cancellation, annulment or suspension of a certificate, one name (GC 26855.1, 54985)

$42.00

Additional name for power of attorney (surety insurer), per name (GC 26855.1)

$11.00

California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) filing-County Clerk Processing Fee (F&G 711.4), separate check payable to SF County Clerk

$71.00

Filing an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) Notice of Determination (F&G 713), separate check payable to SF County Clerk

$3,343.25

Filing a Mitigated/Negative Declaration (ND/MND) (F&G 713), separate check payable to SF County Clerk

$2,406.75

Signature verification/authentication (GC 26852.1, 54985)

$15.00

Search of indexed record on file, per record type (GC 26854)

$11.00

Copies of Records on File (per page within same document, pages 1 through 3) (GC 26831; SF-AC 8.33.1)

$7.00

Each additional page (GC 26831; SF-AC 8.33.1)

$0.10

Certification of copied document (per file) (GC 26833)

$2.00

Endorsement of document (copy of document provided at time of original filing, per file) (GC 26833)

$2.00