Business Services

EFFECTIVE September 1, 2020

IN-PERSON SERVICES NOW AVAILABLE ON A WALK-IN BASIS FOR
Fictitious Firm Names, Notary Bonds, and Marriage Officiant applications.
Please refrain from using cash. Credit cards, checks, money orders acceptable for these filing fees.
Masks are required to enter all Washoe County buildings.

Fictitious Firm Names, Notary Bonds, and Marriage Officiant applications can also be done through the mail. Forms and instructions are available on our website.

We're here to serve you!
Manager: Cathy Smith
E-mail: csmith@washoecounty.us
Phone:  775-784-7287
The Washoe County Clerk is responsible for Fictitious Firm Name filings, issuance of oaths to Notary Publics and the filing of Notary bonds.
The Washoe County Clerk's Office does not issue Business Licenses. For Business License information, please visit this page. Our office locations and hours are listed below.
Reno Office
Location:
1001 E 9th Street, Building A, First Floor, Reno
(Map)

Hours:
8 AM to Midnight
7 days a week

Access to the Reno office after 5:30pm Monday through Friday AND all-day on weekends and holidays is limited to the 9th Street entrance to Building A. Street parking is available.

Telephone:
(775) 784-7260

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