Auditor-Controller/Clerk-Recorder Seal with open book in front of water, hills and sun

County of Alameda
Office of Melissa Wilk, Auditor-Controller/Clerk-Recorder

Contact Us
Contact us for more information about Clerk-Recorder services including: recording documents, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses and certificates, fictitious business names, preliminary 20-day notices, and notaries.

Our office is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (except holidays).
  • By Mail

    Alameda County Clerk-Recorder's Office
    1106 Madison Street
    Oakland, CA 94607

  • By Telephone

    Due to an unusually high volume of calls, please consider using the E-mail option below to contact our office.

    Toll Free:  1-888-280-7708
    Local:  1-510-272-6362
    TDD:  1-510-444-1396

  • By E-mail

    For inquiries or comments regarding Birth, Death, and Marriage certificates:
    Vital Records

    For all other inquiries or comments:
    Clerk Recorder