Contact Us


Kings County Clerk/Recorder
Kings County Government Center
1400 W. Lacey Blvd.
Hanford, CA. 93230


(559) 852-2470


(559) 582-6639


Office Hours:
Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Recordings Accepted
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
(Title Companies receive a.m. priority)


Vital Records Available from
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Please arrive by 3:45 to ensure your request can be completely processed by 4:00



Holiday Schedule

Kings County Holiday Schedule

Christmas Eve (half day)
Friday   December 22, 2017
Christmas Day
Monday   December 25, 2017 
New Year's Eve (half day)
 Friday   December 29, 2017
New Year's Day
Monday January 1, 2018
Martin Luther King Day  Monday  January 15, 2018
 Presidents' Day  Monday  February 19, 2018
 Memorial Day  Monday  May 28, 2018
 Independence Day
Wednesday  July 4, 2018
 Labor Day  Monday  September 3, 2018
 Veterans' Day
Monday  November 12, 2018
Thanksgiving Day  Thursday  November 22, 2018
 Day After Thanksgiving  Friday November 23, 2018
Christmas Eve (half day)
Monday  December 24, 2018
Christmas Day
Tuesday  December 25, 2018
 New Year's Eve (half day)
Monday  December 31, 2018
 New Year's Day
Tuesday  January 1, 2019


Regular Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Documents presented for recording must be presented prior to 3:00 p.m.

Recordable Documents presented after 3:00 p.m. will be recorded on the next business day.

All requests for vital records, marriage licenses and all other filings must be requested prior to
4:00 p.m.

For recording purposes rejected documents and special recordings will be accepted until 2:30 p.m. on the following days.

Wednesday    November 21, 2018

For half day holidays, all documents must be presented for recording prior to 10:00 a.m.; rejected documents may be returned no later than 10:30 a.m.; requests for vital records, marriage licenses and all other filings must be requested prior to 11:00 a.m..

Monday    December 24, 2018
Monday   December 31, 2018

Dec 31st, last day of the year to record a document:  8:00 - 11:00 a.m. for document recordings only. 
To receive the 8:00 a.m. recording time, title companies must submit documents prior to 8:30 a.m. 
Rejected documents may be returned no later than 10:00 a.m.

Members of the public may submit documents for recording between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and will be recorded after the title company documents are processed.