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


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


Hello – I’m Brandi Orth, Fresno County Clerk and Registrar of Voters. Welcome to the web site for the Fresno County Clerk!

Here you will find a wide variety of information, including election, marriage license, fictitious business names and passports, to name just a few. We hope you will easily find whatever you need.

If you need assistance, please email or call us. We are here to help!

News Flash 2

Mendota Special Election Results

Final, official Mendota Special Election Results. (Mendota Special Election Results)

Election certified on Thursday, September 7, 2017


New FBN Lookup 

We are so pleased to offer this new quick and efficient search tool. The FBN search site can be conveniently accessed by any person from any device through any web browser. This new online search option is just another step in our continuing mission to ensuring that the Fresno County Clerk’s office provides public information in the most convenient manner possible.

The Fictitious Business Name Search feature can be found at Once on the page, simply type in the first few characters of the business name, owner’s name or FBN file number.

Anyone experiencing any difficulty or needing assistance can contact the Fresno County Clerk’s office at 559-600-2575 or by email at and someone will be available to help.

Uniform District Election - November 7, 2017

Important Dates
  • July 17, 2017 to August 11, 2017 - Candidate filing period
  • August 16, 2017 - Last day for extended filing period if incumbent fails to file
  • September 8, 2017 to September 23, 2017 - Issue ballots to military and overseas voters
  • October 9, 2017 - 1st day of early voting, permanent vote-by-mail ballots mailed
  • October 23, 2017 - Last day to register to vote in this election
  • November 7, 2017 - Election Day, 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Important Information
(50% plus 1 vote required to pass)
(2/3 to pass)

Statewide Primary Election - June 5, 2018
Important Dates
Important Information

Community Outreach - Click here to view Fresno County Elections participation and events


Votes Banner

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


Mission Statement
  • Recognize and respect all individuals while continually improving and providing the highest quality of service.
  • Conduct 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.
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  • Clerk Services
    • Physical Address: 2220 Tulare Street, 1st Floor, Fresno, CA 93721
    • Mailing Address: 2221 Kern Street, Fresno, CA 93721
  • Elections
    • 2221 Kern Street, Fresno, CA 93721
  • Clerk Services: Open Monday - Friday 8:30 A.M. - 4 P.M.
    • Passport applications are accepted until 3 P.M.
    • Marriage Licenses and FBN's are accepted until 4 P.M.
  • Elections: Open Monday - Friday 8:30 A.M. - 5 P.M.






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