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Volunteer Opportunities

Become a Volunteer Deputy Commissioner of Civil Marriages

Would you like to do something positive, fun, and inviting in your spare time, all the while giving back to your community? The Riverside County Clerk’s office can deputize you as a Volunteer Deputy Commissioner of Civil Marriages, giving you the ability to perform wedding ceremonies. 

Ceremonies are currently performed at the Riverside (Gateway), Hemet, Temecula, Palm Desert and Blythe office locations.

To qualify, please send a letter expressing your interest in becoming a Volunteer Deputy Commissioner to the address below. Please be sure to include your contact information and specify the location(s) at which you are interested in volunteering. A staff member from the Clerk’s office will then contact you and forward you an application for completion. Please be advised that all volunteers are subject to a background check. Upon approval, you will be required to attend a training and orientation session.

Please mail letters of interest to:

Riverside County Clerk
P.O. Box 751
Riverside, CA 92502-0751

Click here to download the application packet.

What are you waiting for? Become a Volunteer Deputy Commissioner today!