Suzie Sainz

Suzanne Sainz

Chief Deputy Recorder:

Emilio Velasquez
(520) 375-7990


Jovanna Mendoza
(520) 375-7995

Vanessa Padilla
(520) 375-7990


Patty Garcia
(520) 375-7990

Santa Cruz COunty Recorders Office

The County Recorder retains all important documents, records, maps, and surveys. Documents received by the Recorder's Office are assigned a docket and page number. They are entered, indexed in the computer, and microfilmed. The Recorder also supplies and retains voter registration forms. As well as, assigning registration records to its proper precinct, preparing the voter list for candidates and political parties, and preparing voter rosters for the voting polls. The Recorder must also send quarterly registered voter by party reports to the Secretary of State.

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Santa Cruz County Document Availability:
Searchable documents exist starting with 1987



The Santa Cruz County Recorder's office is now accepting Credit Card payments

The Santa Cruz County Recorder's office is now accepting credit card payments in person or by phone. Visa credit cards can be accepted by phone, and all other card types can be accepted/swiped through the terminal in the office. All payments $0.00 to $60.00 would have a flat $1.50 surcharge fee (Visa, Master Card, and Discover Credit) Visa Signature Debit would have a flat a flat $3.95 surcharge fee. All payments $61.00 and greather would be at a flat 2.49% surcharge fee. The Santa Cruz County Recorder's office does not receive any portion of the surcharge fee.

If you would like to pay by phone, please call 520-375-7990 between the hours of 7:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M. MST, Monday through Thursday.

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