How To Find A Marriage License?

Can you look up marriage licenses?

Marriage Records

Two separate marriage documents can be obtained from state government records.

The marriage certificate is filed at the office of the County Clerk, Recorder or Registrar of Vital Statistics where the marriage license was issued.

Is a marriage license a public record?

Marriage licenses are also kept as a matter of public record. Birth, death, marriage and divorce records are typically managed and made available at the local county clerk’s office where the event took place. States will also often have a department of health that can provide access to older vital records.

Can you find marriage records online for free?

While our most private information can (usually) not be found online, you can track down items like birth certificates, marriage and divorce information, obituaries and licenses on the web. Keep reading to learn where to find public records online.

How do I obtain a copy of my marriage license?

Before you can get a marriage certificate, a marriage needs to be registered. The official who performed the marriage will do this by sending a complete and signed marriage licence to ServiceOntario. You can order a marriage certificate about 6-8 weeks after this happens.