1. Forms

Forms and Fees

Online Submissions

Fillable PDF

Print and submit via mail or in person

Fees

1. Declaration of Domestic Partnership
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Form DP-1
$33.00*/10.00**
2.

Confidential Declaration of Domestic Partnership

A Confidential Declaration of Domestic Partnership is a permanent record not open to public inspection except upon court order. 

No information regarding a Confidential Domestic Partnership will be provided to partners, including copies of the Declaration once filed, unless one or both partners appear in person or submit a notarized written request.

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Form DP-1A
$33.00*/10.00**
3. Notice of Termination of Domestic Partnership
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Form NP/SF DP-2
No Fee
4. Revocation of Termination of Domestic Partnership
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Form NP/SF DP-3
No Fee

* The fee for filing a domestic partnership is $33.00 if both partners are under the age of 62.
** The fee for filing a domestic partnership is $10.00 if either partner is 62 or older.

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2. Special Handling Fees (Over-the-Counter-Processing)

Forms and Fees

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Fees

1.

Special Handling Fee - Documents

For filing Domestic Partnership documents (Declaration, Termination, Revocation) over the counter.

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$15.00
2.

Special Handling Fee - Copies

For copy requests (plain or certified) received over the counter.

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$6.00

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3. Records Requests

Forms and Fees

Online Submissions

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Fees

1. Special Filings Records Order Form

Copies of non-confidential domestic partnership filings can be ordered through the California Secretary of State's Sacramento office in person (drop off) or by mail.

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NPSF Records Order Form
No Fee
2. Confidential Domestic Partnership Records Order Form

Copies of confidential domestic partnership filings can be ordered by one of the partners or by authorized individuals submitting an order with a certified copy of a court order granting permission to the California Secretary of State to release a copy. Either type of request can be submitted in person (drop off) or by mail through the California Secretary of State’s Sacramento office.

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CDP Records Order Form
No Fee
3. Plain Copies
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$1.00 for the first page and $0.50 for each additional page.
4. Certified Copies
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$1.00 for the first page, $0.50 for each additional page, and $5.00 certification fee per document

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How to Submit Domestic Partnership Forms

Completed forms can be mailed to California Secretary of State, Domestic Partners Registry, P.O. Box 942870, Sacramento, CA 94277–2870 or delivered in person for over-the-counter processing to the Sacramento office or to the California Secretary of State's Los Angeles office. Please refer to the DP Contact Information page for office locations and addresses.

Note: The Los Angeles office is not able to process documents received by mail. Completed Confidential Declaration of Domestic Partnership forms delivered to the Los Angeles office will be sent to the Sacramento office for processing. There is an additional $15.00 special handling fee for processing a document delivered in person to the Sacramento or Los Angeles office.

Payments for documents submitted:

  • by mail to Sacramento can be made by check or money order; over–the–counter in Sacramento can be made by check, money order, cash, or credit card (Visa or Mastercard); or
  • over-the-counter in the Los Angeles office can be made by check, money order or credit card (Visa or Mastercard). The Los Angeles office is not able to accept cash.

Checks or money orders should be made payable to the California Secretary of State.