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  • Jobs, Benefits, and Business

    Includes veterans' benefits, starting and running a business, unemployment, County job openings, and selling to the County.

  • Law and Justice

    Includes the courts, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health, in-home nurse, substance abuse, and child support.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Environment and Agriculture

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing.

  • Animal Services

    Includes adopting a pet, animal control, and local vets and shelters.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the buildings, county, codes, departments, projects, representation, and voting.

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism.

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, fines, and financial reports.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes passports, bus schedules, and road maintenance.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, and emergency response.

Permits Licenses

Please verify with other agencies/departments for requirements that must be met prior to submitting any permit/license application to the Sheriff's Office. Not all permits/licenses begin at the Sheriff's Office.

Public and Records Unit Business Hours

Hours Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Closed weekends and holidays

Contact 530-889-7812

All Fees payable by Cash, Check, or money orders.

Alcoholic Beverage Permit

Blasting Permit (Explosive) 

Fees:    $25.00 Permit

              $25.00 Background - per person

Card Dealer License

Fees:   $32.00 Department Of Justice

             $20.00 Fingerprint Rolling Fee

             $25.00 Permit Fee

             $25.00 Background - per person

Christmas Tree Sales License

Fees:    $10.00 License

             $1.00 Tree Tags ( 1 per tree)

Firearms Dealer License

Fees:    $25.00 License Fee

             $25.00 Background - per person

Massage Permit

Fees:    $32.00 Department of Justice

             $20.00 Fingerprint Rolling Fee

             $25.00 Permit Fee

             $25.00 Background - per person

Peddler/Solicitor/Vendor Permit

Fees:   $32.00 Department of Justice

             $25.00 Fingerprint Rolling Fee

             $25.00 Permit Fee

             $25.00 Background - per person

Second Hand Dealers License

Fees:   $20.00 Fingerprint Rolling Fee

             $25.00 License

             $25.00 Background - per person

Visa Letter (For Traveling to other countries)

Fees:     $20.00