Official Record Documents
The Recorder’s Office maintains Official Record documents and maps in Ventura County from 1873 to present.
OFFICIAL RECORD DEFINED
A process by which proof of ownership of real property is recorded or filed in the appropriate county office or court to allow purchasers, creditors, and other interested parties to determine the status of the property interests therein. This record then becomes a permanent archival record of all instruments, papers, and notices as accepted for recording by a county recorder.
General Recording Requirements
Declaration of Homestead information
Deed to add or remove names from title to Real Property
Clearing public record of a loan
Termination of Joint Tenancy upon death of a joint tenant
Ordering a copy of Official Records