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Recording and Filing:
Notaries - Filing Instructions & Fees

In the on going effort to maintain costs and services, the Yolo County Clerk-Recorder asks that all documents requests to be mailed to the customer include a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope. In Lieu of the Self Addressed Stamped Envelope the customer may elect to pay $1.00 for return postage which will be added to the document fee total.

ItemFeeNotes
File Notary Clerk Oath & Bond$34.00 
Recording Fee for Bond (1st page)$14.00 
Each additional page$3.00 
In Lieu of Self Addressed Stamped Envelope (SASE)$1.00 

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  1. Apply with the Secretary of State, Notary Public Section , 916-653-3595, for an appointment as a notary public. If appointed, the applicant will receive a commission packet and an oath.
  2. Obtain an official bond in the sum of $15,000, executed by an admitted surety insurer and not a deposit in lieu of bond.
  3. Upon receiving a commission as a Notary Public, an applicant must register with the County Clerk in the county where the person maintains a principal place of business as shown in the application submitted to the Secretary of State.
  4. Registering with the County Clerk consists of filing the oath and bond and recording the bond. This must be done no later than 30 days after beginning of the term prescribed in the commission.

Registering: At the County Clerk/Recorder Office

No appointment is necessary.

Bring the following to the county clerk for filing and recording:

  • Commission
  • Bond $15,000
  • Oath (2 copies)
  • Applicable Fees






Yolo County Clerk-Recorder

530-666-8130
Fax: 530-666-8109
e-mail

625 Court Street, Room B01
Woodland, California 95695

P.O. Box 1130
Woodland, California 95776-1130