County Clerk

As a precautionary measure to slow the spread of COVID-19 the Merced County Clerk’s Office will close its public counters starting March 23, 2020. Services are still available online, through U.S. mail, and over the phone. Please click the link below for more information.

Merced County Clerk Public Notice


The County Clerk’s office has many varied responsibilities, which include:


Our office no longer accepts checks as payment except for recording of documents.  Credit and debit card payments can be accepted in our office.  There is a $2.50 fee for the use of credit and debit cards.