The turn-around time for recording a Mechanics Lien in San Diego County is 2-3 business days, and indexing information can be viewed on their website 2-3 days after the recording. You will have to wait 4-6 weeks to receive the original copy back, but they will send a conformed copy if you include an extra copy and a self addressed stamped envelope.
The San Diego County Recorder charges $15.00 for the first page and $3.00 for each additional page. No fees for conforming copies. Checks are payable to the SAN DIEGO COUNTY RECORDER’S OFFICE.
Please note that the mailing address and the physical address of the recorder’s office are different, and both can be located on their website.