The County of Riverside accepts cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express for all transactions.
Credit Card Information
Riverside County has contracted with Heartland Payment Systems to accept Credit Card payments. As part of our agreement, Heartland will charge a 2.28% additional per-transaction service fee effective October 1, 2018.
Please note: Credit cards will be processed twice; once for permit fees and a second time for the 2.28% service fee.
Please note that Riverside County does not receive any portion of this service fee.
Payments can be made over the phone or at the Desert and/or Riverside Office. You can contact our cashier at:
760-863-7735 to complete your credit card transactions.
** Please have all project/permit information ready.
Additionally, most payments that have been invoiced can be paid online by Credit Card or e-Check, if you are registered and the associated billing contact.
CREDIT CARD REFUND POLICY: Applicants will be refunded on duplicate payments or payments made in error ONLY.
What is Plus Online
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Links and Contact Information:
Hours of Operation:
PLUS Online is available 24/7. However, new registrations, applications, and the help line will only be serviced during business hours.
7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Fridays