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

Public Notice

*** As of June 22, 2021, the Alameda County Clerk-Recorder's Office will resume in-person services at its main office in Oakland.
Please continue to check our website in the coming days for further details. ***

Note: The Tri-Valley office in Dublin will remain closed for in-person services.

Our office is open to the public with the following modifications:

  • All visitors must first obtain a ticket for all services at the 11th Street patio entrance
  • Masks are required when entering the building.
  • We continue to encourage customers to utilize online services to reduce in-person traffic.
  • Cut-off times for the following services:
    • 4:00 PM - Issuance of marriage licenses, filing of environmental impact reports, and para-professional services including: process servers, professional photocopiers, legal deocument assistants (LDAs), and unlawful detainer assistants (UDAs)
    • 4:30 PM - Recording
  • If you have any questions, please cotact Customer Service at (510)272-6362 or email

Marriage Services

  • We encourage customers to complete the marriage license application online.
  • In-person marriage ceremonies are by appointment only. To make an appointment, please contact Customer Service at (510)272-6362 or email
  • Due to occupancy limitations, only the couple and 8 guests total will be permitted into the building.

Main Office in Oakland

image of the alameda county Clerk-Recorder's main office in Oakland, CA

Full Service Location

1106 Madison Street
Oakland, CA 94607 Map

Contact our office

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday (except holidays)
8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Parking, Public Transit, and Accessibility Information

There is limited metered street parking. Parking is available at a pay parking lot, located at 12th and Jackson Streets, and one located at the Oakland Museum on Oak, between 10th and 12th Street.

The Recorder's building is a few blocks from Lake Merritt BART station.

Tri-Valley Office

image of the alameda county Clerk-Recorder's Tri-Valley Satellite Office, CA

Select Service Location

7600 Dublin Boulevard
Dublin, CA 94568 Map

Contact our office

Mail transactions are NOT accepted at this location.

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday (except holidays)
Telephone assistance available from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
* In-person services are not currently available at this location. See notice above. *

Parking, Public Transit, and Accessibility Information

Free customer parking is available.
The office is within walking distance of the West Dublin BART station.

NOTE: Select Services offered at the Satellite Office include:

  • Certified Copies of Birth, Death & Marriage Certificates
  • Document Recording Services
  • Fictitious Business Name Filings
  • Notary Oath & Bond Filings
  • Public Records searches
  • Marriage License issuance (only)
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