Ordering A Vital Record

The Office of Vital Statistics and Registry registers vital events & maintains the following records:

  • Birth records from the past 80 years
  • Marriage records from the past 40 years
  • Death records from the past 40 years
  • Domestic partnership records back to 2004
  • Civil union records back to 2007

Divorce decrees are available through the Superior Court Records Center at 609-421-6100

Genealogical Requests

Requests for genealogical searches must be completed by mail.

Amendment Requests

Sex Designation Change Amendments can be completed online here. Other Amendment requests cannot be completed online. See the Vital Statistics website for more information.

Order Status

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What You Will Need
  • Credit Card
  • Valid driver’s license or 2 forms of alternate ID
  • Proof of relationship, change of name and/or address, if applicable

Verify which documents you need to upload with the Document Selector.

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