Online Claim Services
Notice to Our Website Visitors - Due to application maintenance, the Controller’s Unclaimed Property application will be unavailable for up to 60 minutes, on Thursday, July 28, 2016, between 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and we will update this message if this schedule changes. – The Controller’s Web Support Team
- See if the State Controller's Office is holding Unclaimed Property for you.
- Check Your Claim Status
Investigator Handbook and Forms
If you are or wish to become an heir finder or asset locator, refer to the Investigator Handbook for information and forms.
- Investigator Handbook (rev. 11/2013)
For Heir Filing A Deceaded Owner Claim
Filing Instructions and Required Documentation
Please select one of the links below to print the filing instructions and list of documentation that must accompany the signed claim form
- Filing Instructions For A Property Owner
- Filing Instructions For Heir Filing A Deceased Owner Claim
- Filing Instructions For A Business
- Filing Instructions For A Government Agency
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