County Recorder - Julie Bustamante
Contact Our Department
- (530) 251-8234
Lassen County Courthouse
220 South Lassen St Suite 5
Susanville CA 96130
Cindy O’Rorke - Senior Recorder (530) 251-8437
Sarah Howe - Deputy Recorder (530) 251-8234
The County Recorder is located in the main lobby of the Historic Courthouse.
Public Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 12:00 Noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Recording hours: 10 a.m. to 12 Noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Phone hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (All local calls will be returned)
FAX: (530) 257-3480
SPECIAL NOTICE – Pursuant to AB 1053 and AB 110, as of January 1, 2014, the fee for certified copies of birth, marriage and death records are now:
Certified Copy – Birth Certificate $25
Certified Copy – Death Certificate $21
Disposition Permit $12
Certified Copy - Marriage Certificate $15
Birth, Death & Marriage Certificates (Vital Records):
Lassen County Recorder does not accept credit cards or online orders, however for your convenience, you can process online requests through VitalChek Network, Inc., an independent company that we have partnered with to provide this service. VitalChek can be reached through their web site at www.vitalchek.com or by clicking the link below “On-line request for Vital Records”. You will be charged an additional non-refundable $7 fee by VitalChek for using this service. All major credit cards are accepted, including American Express®, Discover®, MasterCard® or Visa®.
BLM Federal Land Patent Records Site
Rootsweb Genealogy Site
Northeastern California Archives/History
California Department of Public Health
On Line Forms and Pamphlets (Fidelity Title)