County of San Benito, County Clerk & Recorder

Recording – New for 2018

The only change of note for 2018 is SB-2, the Building Homes and Jobs Act fee.  You can find links to information about this change in the links that follow.

SB-2 was codified in Government Code 27388.1

The San Benito County Recorder has no discretion regarding exemptions for this fee.  For more information, visit Questions and Answers

It is recommended that any exemptions cited for a recording, be added to the standard recording cover page.  If needed, our Optional SB-2 Exemption Cover Page may be used and added as the first page of your recording.

The Recorder’s Office of San Benito County will determine whether a SB-2 fee is to be applied, and how much, per the San Benito County Recorder SB-2 Fee Determination Process

County of San Benito
Office of the Recorder

440 Fifth Street
Second Floor Room 206
Hollister, CA 95023 Office hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Recordings from 8:30am - 3:30pm. 8:30 - 8:45 reserved for Title Co.
Phone: 831.636.4046 Fax: 831.636.2939 eMail:

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