Hours & Locations

Effective April 1, 2021, all Clerk-Recorder Department offices are open for walk-in service. All department services, including marriage and real property recording services, will be available to walk-in customers.  

For in-person service, customers MUST complete an application prior to visiting our office, except for real property document recordings. Click here to complete your application.

Marriage services are available on a walk-in basis; however, customers MUST complete an online marriage license application prior to visiting any office location. An appointment is highly recommended and can also be made online. To complete a marriage license application and to make an appointment, click on link:  Complete marriage license application.

Passport services will not be available at any location until further notice.

For more information, please call our office at (714) 834-2500, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except holidays.

CIVIC CENTER PARKING LOCATIONS

 

County Administration South

601 N. Ross St.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday -  Friday

Map and Driving Directions 

All professional registrations are available until 4 p.m.
 

 

 

 

Old Orange County Courthouse

211 West Santa Ana Blvd.
Santa Ana, CA 92701                                                                                                             

 Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Map and Driving Directions

This location offers marriage licenses and civil ceremonies only.
No passport services are available until further notice.

To access Orange County Archives: By appointment only.
Please call (714) 834-2536 or e-mail us at Archives@rec.ocgov.com

 

 

South County Branch Office

Laguna Hills Civic Center
24031 El Toro Road, Suite 150
Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Real property recordings services close from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. for lunch and are available until 4 p.m. 

No passport services are available until further notice.

Map and Driving Directions
 

 

North County Branch Office

Wells Fargo Building/Parking
222 S. Harbor Blvd., Ste. 110
Anaheim, CA 92805

Hours: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday -  Friday

Real property recordings services close from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. for lunch and are available until 4 p.m.

No passport services are available until further notice.


Map and Driving Directions

Parking structure entrance is on Broadway behind the Wells Fargo Building.
Park inside the Wells Fargo parking structure in upper levels. 

Learn more about our North County branch office in Anaheim.

 

 

 

Holiday Observance Schedule 2021

Legal Holiday

Department Closed On

New Year's Day

Friday, January 1, 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 18, 2021

Lincoln's Birthday

Friday, February 12, 2021

Presidents' Day

Monday, February 15, 2021

Memorial Day

Monday, May 31, 2021

Independence Day (observed) Monday, July 5, 2021

Labor Day

Monday, September 6, 2021

Columbus Day

Monday, October 11, 2021

Veterans Day

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, November 25, 2021
Friday, November 26, 2021

Christmas Day (observed)

Friday, December 24, 2021

New Year's Day (observed)

Friday, December 31, 2021