ATTENTION MAP ROOM CUSTOMERS: As of May 18, 2020 the County has initiated a phased re-opening of various departments. Once the Public Works Building re-opens to the public the map room will accept customers by appointment only. Please email the map room at firstname.lastname@example.org with any survey related questions.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Visit the fees page @ www.kernpublicworks.com/building-and-development/fees/www.bpelsg.ca.gov concerning new fees per Senate Bill 2 in regards to Records of Surveys effective immediately.
Office of the County Surveyor
2700 "M" Street., Suite 570
Bakersfield, CA 93301-2370
Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M
To facilitate the processing of Tract Maps, Parcel Maps, Lot Line Adjustments, Annexations, Records of Survey, Corner Records, and Parcel Map Waivers and ensure that property rights and public welfare are protected; to provide prompt and accurate survey services to other Departments and Government entities; and to provide a research center that is unsurpassed in its availability of information and commitment to service.
NOTE : The County Does Not Perform Private Property Surveys.
For help in learning how to hire a land surveyor, go to www.bpelsg.ca.gov , click the Publications tab, choose the Consumer Guide starting on pg. 10.
To find a licensed land surveyor, go to www.californiasurveyors.org and click on 'Find a Surveyor'.