General Information

Contact Dept

  • Phone:
    (559) 600-3529
  • Email:
    Clerk/BOS@co.fresno.ca.us
  • Address:
    2281 Tulare Street, Room 301
    Fresno, CA 93721
  • Email Department

Claim for Damages


Claims against the County of Fresno must be filed with the Clerk to the Board of Supervisors.

Claims for bodily injury or death, damage to personal property or damage to growing crops must be filed not later than six months after the occurrence out of which the claim(s) arose.  All other claims must be filed not later than one year after the occurrence out of which the claim(s) arose. (Reference: CA Government Code Section 911.2)

Presentation of a false claim is a felony. (Reference: CA Penal Code Section 72)

A claim form is available below or may be picked up at the Office of the Clerk to the Board of Supervisors. Attach any bills for medical treatment and expenses and any estimates or bills for personal property damage, to the completed form.

Claim for Damages Form


Clerk to the Board of Supervisors
2281 Tulare Street, Room 301
Fresno. CA. 93721
(559) 600-3529