Public Records

The California State Legislature adopted the Public Records Act in 1975. It is designed to give the public access to information in possession of public agencies. 

Prior to submitting a Public Records Act Request, please note the following:

  • Property records are maintained by the Community Development Department and are available for public review during business hours by appointment. To learn more or to make an appointment, visit the Community Development Department's Property Records page
  • Vital documents (birth, death, and marriage certificates) and recorded documents are maintained by the Marin County Recorder's Office. The Recorder's Office is located at the Marin County Civic Center (3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903). 

Frequently Requested Records & Online Document Archive

Submit a Public Records Act Request

To submit a Public Records Act request with the Town of Tiburon, please contact the Town Clerk by email at or by phone at (415)435-7377. Your request should include your contact information, including the email or post address you would like the records sent to, and a detailed description of the records you are seeking.

Fees for copies are $0.25 per page, unless the requested document has a statutory fee.

The Town Clerk will respond to all Public Records Act requests within 10 days of receipt of the request.