I Want a Copy-New Jersey

Event
Cost of Copy
Address
Remarks
Information checked and updated 1 July 2012
Birth
$25.00 for initial copy. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $2.00 each.
Please visit the New Jersey Vital Statistics website for the most up to date information regarding ordering options and information or call toll-free at 1-866-649-8726.
The State Office of Vital Statistics and Registry maintains records from 1901 to present. For older records, please see information for the State Archives.

All requests must include a copy of the requestor's valid identification, payment of the appropriate fee and proof of relationship to the individual listed on the vital record.

A State or local Registrar may issue a certified copy of a vital record only to persons who establish themselves as the subject of the vital record, the subject's parent, legal guardian or legal representative, spouse, child, grandchild or sibling, if of legal age, to a State or Federal agency for official purposes, pursuant to court order or under other emergent circumstances as determined by the Commissioner. All other applicants will be issued a Certification that state the document is not for identification or legal purposes..

Genealogical Birth, Marriage, or Death
$10.00
New Jersey State Archives
225 West State Street
P.O. Box 307
Trenton, NJ 08625-0307
The New Jersey State Archives holds original birth, marriage, and death records from the period May 1, 1848 to December 31, 1900.

The New Jersey State Archives also holds microfilm copies of: birth records 1878-1929; marriage records 1878-1940; and death records 1878-1940. These materials are available for in-person use only.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to New Jersey General Treasury. The general information telephone number is (609) 292-6260.

Death
$25.00 for initial copy. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $2.00 each.
Please visit the New Jersey Vital Statistics website for the most up to date information regarding ordering options and information or call toll-free at 1-866-649-8726.
The State Office of Vital Statistics and Registry maintains records from 1901 to present. For older records, please see information for the State Archives.

All requests must include a copy of the requestor's valid identification, payment of the appropriate fee and proof of relationship to the individual listed on the vital record.

A State or local Registrar may issue a certified copy of a vital record only to persons who establish themselves as the subject of the vital record, the subject's parent, legal guardian or legal representative, spouse, child, grandchild or sibling, if of legal age, to a State or Federal agency for official purposes, pursuant to court order or under other emergent circumstances as determined by the Commissioner. All other applicants will be issued a Certification that state the document is not for identification or legal purposes.

Marriage, Civil Union or Domestic Partnership (State)
$25.00 for initial copy. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $2.00 each.
Please visit the New Jersey Vital Statistics website for the most up to date information regarding ordering options and information or call toll-free at 1-866-649-8726.
The State Office of Vital Statistics and Registry maintains records from 1901 to present. For older records, please see information for the State Archives.

All requests must include a copy of the requestor's valid identification, payment of the appropriate fee and proof of relationship to the individual listed on the vital record.

A State or local Registrar may issue a certified copy of a vital record only to persons who establish themselves as the subject of the vital record, the subject's parent, legal guardian or legal representative, spouse, child, grandchild or sibling, if of legal age, to a State or Federal agency for official purposes, pursuant to court order or under other emergent circumstances as determined by the Commissioner. All other applicants will be issued a Certification that state the document is not for identification or legal purposes.

Divorce
$10.00
Clerk of the Superior Court
Superior Court of NJ
Public Information Center
171 Jersey Street
P.O. Box 967
Trenton, NJ 08625-0967
The fee is for a certified Blue Seal Copy. Make checks payable to Clerk of the Superior Court.