How to Register

Process Servers - How to Register

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.


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1. Complete either the Individual Process Server Registration. OR the Corporation/Partnership Process Server Registration

2. Obtain a $2,000 Bond for Registration from a bonding company.

  • The bond should commence the day you file the Certificate with the County Clerk.
  • Sign the bond when you receive it from the bonding company.

3. Obtain "Request for Live Scan Services" form from our office for submitting fingerprints. For more information regarding Live Scan fingerprinting visit the Attorney General's website .

4. Obtain a photo, preferably a passport photo, for your identification card.

5. File with the County Clerk:

  • Certificate of Registration (and copies to conform)
  • $2000 Bond
  • Carbon Copy of the submitted request for Live Scan Services form
  • Certification of Registration Fee
  • Recording Fee
  • Fee for Issuance of an Identification Card