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Filing a Claim
Helpful guidelines for filing a Claim
Prior to filing a claim against the City of Hemet, please review the following guidelines:
  • Claims for death or injury to person or to personal property must be filed no later than six months after the occurence.
  • Claims for damange to real property must be filed no later than one year after occurence.
  • The presentation of a false claim is a felony (Penal Code Sec. 72; Insurance Code Sec 556.1).

Submitting a Claim for Damage or Injury
To orderly and efficiently process your claim, please print or type clearly all of the information requested on the form. Incomplete claim forms may be returned to you as insufficient. Be sure your claim is against the City of Hemet, not another public entity. Providing photos and other pertinent material can help with the claims process. Completed originally signed claim forms may be mailed or personally delivered to:

    445 E. Florida Avenue
    Hemet, CA 92543
    Attn:  City Clerk

Claim Form
Please fill out the claim form completely. Additional sheets may be attached if more space is needed. Missing information may delay the processing of your claim. The original, with wet signature, and one identical copy of this claim form, together with a copy of all attachments, are to be filed with the City of Hemet. Please retain one copy for your records. The claim form can be found in the following locations

Online: City of Hemet Claim Form 
At City Hall: Front Receptionist
445 E. Florida Avenue
Hemet, CA 92543

Claim Processing
Once received, the matter will be referred to the Finance Department and a third-party for review and response.


Contact Us
Sarah McComas, CMC
City Clerk

Lori Frontella, MMC
Interim City Clerk
(951) 765-2316

Clay James
Deputy City Clerk
(951) 765-2384
Email

445 E. Florida Ave.
Hemet, CA  92543

Fax: (951) 765-3785

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Monday - Thursday
7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Closed on Fridays