Frequently Asked Questions for the Recorder-County Clerk Office


Recorder-County Clerk

John Tuteur Recorder-County Clerk
This page contains answers to some frequently asked questions for the Recorder-County Clerk Office
What are the hours for the Recorder-County Clerk?
What are the hours for recording documents?
Does the Recorder-County Clerk’s office close during the lunch hour?
Do we purchase the marriage license first?
What information will we need when we apply for a marriage license?
What is the difference between a public and confidential marriage license?
What are the requirements for obtaining a marriage license?
Can one of your staff serve as a witness for our wedding?
Is there a waiting period before getting married?
Do we need to get blood tests to get married?
Does your office perform civil marriage ceremonies?
Must we already have a marriage license to make an appointment for a ceremony?
Who is authorized to perform a wedding ceremony?
Does Napa County appoint deputy marriage commissioners?
How does one apply for appointment as a Deputy Marriage Commissioner?
How do I change my name?
What if one or both of the persons getting married is a minor?
Is this where I apply for a business license?
Do I obtain divorce copies from you?
How do I get a copy of a will?
May I have a document notarized in your office?
Does the Napa County Clerk process passport applications?
Where do I get information about becoming a Notary Public?