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Unclaimed Money

The Office of the City Treasurer is committed to providing our citizens, customers and business partners with access to any unclaimed money held by the City. This list primarily consists of payments issued to recipients that never cleared the City’s bank.  It's easy to find out if the City is holding money that is rightfully yours. View our latest Public Notice of Unclaimed Money.


Find Unclaimed Money

You will need Adobe Reader to open the database PDF file. Adobe Reader is free, and can be downloaded from Adobe's website.

Open the database (list of payees) to determine if your name is on the list.

  • The database file should open as PDF. On your keyboard, press CTRL+F or on the menu bar, click "Edit", then "Find".
If your name appears on the list of payees, and you believe these monies are rightfully yours, please follow the claim form instructions below.

Claim Form

You must complete the claim form and submit it with appropriate attachments before the deadline date published on the Public Notice. The claim form instructions will guide you in that process. 

Please note, for claims greater than $999, the claim form must be notarized by a certified Public Notary. 

The claim form may be submitted in person or mailed at the following address:
Attn: UM Claim
Office of the City Treasurer
Department of Financial Management
333 West Ocean Blvd, 6th Floor
Long Beach, CA 90802

The application must be filed on or before the date in the most recent Public Notice. Please fill out the form legibly and completely to avoid delays. A copy of your identification must be included.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


Need the documents in another language?

The claim form instructions, claim form, and list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) are available in Spanish, Tagalog, and Khmer