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City Clerk
2180 Milvia Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
TEL: (510) 981-6900, TDD: (510) 981-6903, FAX: (510) 981-6901
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Email:


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Welcome to the City Clerk site at the City of Berkeley, CA.

The City Clerk Department provides Citywide oversight for legislative proceedings and professional support to the City Council, City Manager and City Staff.  As the Elections Official and Filing Officer, the City Clerk administers municipal elections, campaign finance and conflict of interest regulations.  As the Records Manager, the Department administers the Citywide Records Management Program to maintain the integrity of documented actions of the legislative bodies, and accessibility of information to the public.  We perform all mandated functions under the United States Constitution, the Constitution of the State of California, State Codes, the Charter of the City of Berkeley, and the Berkeley Municipal Code.  Payment for services provided through the City Clerk Department can be completed with cash, checks/money orders, debit and credit card payments.  The City Clerk Department may not be able to give change for bills of $20 or greater.   Please note that the City Clerk Department accepts EXACT CHANGE ONLY after 4:30 p.m.

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City Clerk, 2180 Milvia Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-6900
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903