County Operations During COVID-19

Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the County of Tulare will be limiting public access to County facilities in an effort to protect the health, safety and well-being of county employees. Although public access will be limited, the County will be providing essential government services pursuant to California’s Executive Order N-33-20.

Limited County Operations

Department Hours Of Operation Limited Public Access Services Available Phone
Department Hours Of Operation Limited Public Access Services Available Phone
Child Support Services Normal Business Hours Effective March 18, 2020 Lobby open for payments via kiosk and dropping off legal fileings (866) 901-3212
(866) 399-4096


TCAG Normal Business Hours Services available by phone and email. (559) 623-0450
Board of Supervisors Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 Board Chambers and lobby will remain open for public access during Board of Supervisors meetings. Otherwise lobbies are closed. To serve the County of Tulare with either a Complaint or Claim please call (559) 636-5000 or email ClerkoftheBoard@co.tulare.ca.us (559) 636-5000
Auditor-Controller / Treasurer-Tax Collector Normal Business Hours Effective March 19, 2020 Payments available by phone, online and drop box (559) 636-5200
Assessor/Clerk Recorder's Office Normal Business Hours Effective March 19, 2020 Most normal services are available over the phone, by email or through the Assessor/Clerk-Recorder's websites. (559) 636-5100
Tulare County Sheriff's Office Normal Business Hours Effective March 20, 2020 Suspending LiveScan Operations and Restricting Lobby Traffic. Suspended In-Person Visitation at all Jail & Facilities. (559) 802-9400
(559) 740-4450


Tulare County Library Closed to the Public Effective March 24, 2020 Library Staff available by phone or email (559) 713-2700
Ag Commissioner/Sealer's Office Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 Inspections, pesticide permits, wieghts and measures will be avaiable under social distancing guidelines. (559) 684-3350
District Attorney - Public Administrator Normal Business Hours Effective March 29, 2020 Services available by phone and email. (559) 636-5494
Tulare County Fire Department Normal Business Hours Effective March 16, 2020 All locations will be closed to public except for emergency services (559) 802-9800
Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 Visit HHSA website for a full list of available programs and services. (559) 624-8000
County Administrative Office Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 Services available by phone and email. (559) 636-5005
Public Defender's Office Normal Business Hours Effective March 17, 2020 Business and services will continue. All contacts will be handled by phone as much as possible. (559) 636-4500
Tulare County Probation Department Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 County Civic Center: (559) 713-2750
Juvenile Justice Center: (559) 735-1525


Resource Management Agency Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 By phone, email or appointment only. Includes County Road Yards and Permit Center (559) 624-7000
General Services Agency Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 Services available by phone or email. Tulare County Museum and Surplus Stores is CLOSED. All County Parks reservations canceled through April. (559) 205-1100
County Counsel Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 County Counsel Office services are available by phone or email. (559) 636-4950
Registrar of Voters Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 Lobby is closed to the public. Voter registration available online. Services available by phone or email. (559) 624-7300
Solid Waste Normal Business Hours Effective March 23, 2020 Tulare County Landfills and Transfer Stations are maintaining normal business hours. Visalia landfill 6:00am - 4:00pm M-F and 8:00am - 4:00pm Saturdays Teapot Dome landfill 7:00am - 4:00pm M-F and 8:00am - 4:00pm Saturdays Mountain site transfer stations are maintaining normal hours of operations. (559) 624-7195