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Clerk-Recorder Department to Resume Document Recording Services at Branch Offices and Provide Marriage Services to Walk-In Customers

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Effective April 1, 2021, Orange County Clerk-Recorder Hugh Nguyen is pleased to announce the following service updates to the department’s document recording and marriage services:

  • Document recording services will resume at the department’s branch offices in Anaheim and Laguna Hills. Please note that document recording services open at 9:00 a.m., close from noon to 1 p.m. for lunch, and close at 4:00 p.m. at the department’s branch offices.
  • Marriage services will be available to walk-in customers at the department’s branch offices in Anaheim, Laguna Hills and at the Old County Courthouse in Santa Ana. Services will be available from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the branch offices and from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Old County Courthouse in Santa Ana.

Customers MUST complete an online marriage application at OCRecorder.com prior to visiting any office location. An appointment is highly recommended and can also be made online. Passport services will not be available at any of the department’s locations until further notice. The department will be implementing social distancing guidelines and steps recommended by local and state health authorities at all locations.