CEQA - Submitting a Notice

You can file CEQA Documents by mail or in our office.

  • By Mail:
    Send the documents to be filed and payment for the appropriate fees. Enclose a self addressed stamped envelope if you wish to have a conformed copy sent back to you. You may pay by check (personal, company, bank, or cashiers) or money order. Credit cards are not accepted for mail orders. Send your payment to:

    Kern County Clerk
    1115 Truxtun Avenue, 1st Floor
    Bakersfield, CA 93301
  • In Person:
    Bring the documents to be filed to the County Clerk’s Office and pay the appropriate fees. You may pay by cash, check (personal, company, bank, or cashiers), money order or credit card. Our office will accept a maximum of 2 concurrent filings over-the-counter per filer. Any more than 2 will need to be dropped off and we will process within 24 hours.

To help our office in entering important and accurate information for posting your CEQA document, please submit a transmittal memorandum with your notice. Click here to download the transmittal memorandum.