General Information

Contact Dept

  • Email:
  • Address:
    2221 Kern Street,
    Fresno, CA 93721
  • County Clerk Services:
    (559) 600-CLRK or (559) 600-2575
  • Elections:
    (559) 600-VOTE or (559) 600-8683
  • Email Department


News Flash 2

IMPORTANT NOTICE: If you have recently received a letter from the Voter Participation Center (VPC) advising that you are not a registered voter, please read these media releases:
 - California Association of Clerks and Election Officials (CACEO) media release
 - California Secretary of State media release

To verify if you are a registered voter in Fresno County, please use the “Fresno County …. VOTES” look up feature below.

Votes Banner

VERIFY YOUR "VOTES" REGISTRATION PROFILE:   click here for more information!




November 8, 2016 Presidential General Election

Precinct Officer Application

Important Information Reports Important Dates
  • September 24, 2016 - Deadline for Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act(UOCAVA) ballots to be issued
  • October 11, 2016 - Sample ballot booklets & Permanent Vote-By-Mail ballots in mail
  • October 24, 2016 - Last day to register to vote in this Presidential General election
  • November 1, 2016 - Last day to file application to request vote-by-mail ballot by mail
  • November 8, 2016 - Election day
  • Basic Election Calendar

Need a marriage license, Fictitious Business Name or a passport?

Effective Tuesday, December 1, 2015 you can obtain these services at our new location:

  • 2220 Tulare Street, 1st floor (a short 2 minute walk from our existing office)
  • Clerk New Location


  Mission Statement

Brandi L. Orth
Brandi L. Orth
County Clerk /
Registrar of Voters

Recognize and respect all individuals while continually improving and providing the highest quality of service.

Go GreenConduct elections in a manner that protects the integrity of the electoral process.

The County of Fresno is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Promote a positive work environment.

  • Clerk Services: Open Monday - Friday 8:30 A.M. - 4 P.M.
    Marriage Licenses and FBN's are accepted until 4 P.M. Passport applications are accepted until 3 P.M.
  • Elections: Open Monday - Friday 8:30 A.M. - 5 P.M.






We accept debit/credit cards.     Credit Card (small)