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Vital Statistics
1301 Bacharach Blvd, Room 105
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
The Atlantic City Bureau of Vital Statistics has on file every birth, death, marriage, domestic partnership, civil union event occurring here in the City of Atlantic City. The office has the following records available and on file:

- Birth records beginning with the year 1903 thru present
- Marriage and Death records beginning with the year 1921 thru present
- Domestic Partnerships and Civil Unions begining with the year 2005 thru present

Earlier years are filed in Trenton, N.J.
Registrar Cassandra Boynton-Bell
Phone: (609) 347-5410

Mrs. Cassandra Boynton-Bell has been serving as a Certified Municipal Registrar for the City of Atlantic City since 2012. Her service to the City started when she was hired as a clerk typist in 2008 and then she was promoted to Deputy Registrar in 2010. In 2012, she received another promotion to Re... Read More

Active Division Documents
Non-Genealogical Certification of Certified Copy
Application 3/5/2015

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The fee for each certified birth, marriage, death domestic partnership and civil union certificate ordered by mail or in person is $25.00 for the first copy and $10.00 for each additional copy (same day transactions only).

Photo identification is REQUIRED

Marriage Licenses/Civil Union License

New Jersey residents must apply for a license in the municipality where either the bride, groom, or civil union partner lives.

Non-Residents who wish to have their ceremony in New Jersey must apply in the municipality where the ceremony is to take place. The application fee is $28.00.

When should you apply for your marriage license?
Within 30 days of the ceremony and then there is a 72-hour waiting period after submitting the application.

What should you bring when you apply?
One Witness
Proof of residence
Photo identification
The legal marriage or civil union age in New Jersey is 18

At time of application the following documents may be requested:
Proof of age
Social Security Card
Divorce Decree
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City of Atlantic City
1301 Bacharach Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
For information desk
call 609-347-5300