Information About Forms

The following blank forms are intended to be printed first, then completed. Please note that you cannot submit any of these forms on-line. If you have problems or concerns about printing the forms from your computer, please contact our office and we can mail the forms to you. If you have questions regarding the completion and submission of the forms, please contact the Stanislaus County Recorder's Office at 209-525-5250, Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Fictitious Business Name Statement Application
Preliminary Change of Ownership Report (PCOR)
Required for any document that changes formal title to real property. The party receiving interest in the property must sign the PCOR. If the required PCOR is not submitted or not signed by the correct party, an additional $20.00 fee will be due. Recording fees are not charged for the PCOR.
Cover Page
Required when there is not sufficient space for the recording information on the first page of a document. Recording fees are charged for this page.
Marriage License Application
Both parties must be present to apply for a marriage license.
Confidential Marriage License Application
Both parties must be present to apply for a marriage license.

Printable Forms

Fictitious Business Name Application Application
Statement of Abandonment of Use of Fictitious Business Name Application
Preliminary Change of Ownership Report Application
Cover Page Download
Marriage License Application
Declaration of Marriage License Application Application
Confidential Marriage License Application Application
Affidavit of Inability to Appear and Request for Issuance Application
Certificate of Identity for Birth & Death
Birth & Death Certificate Application Application