For a copy of a New Jersey marriage license (1878 to present), please print and complete the appropriate form, enclose a copy of a valid government issued photo ID, and send a money order or check (payable to State Treasurer) to the address below.
New Jersey State Department of Health and Senior Services
State Registrar Search Unith
Trenton, NJ 08625-0370
Fax: (609) 392-4292
Marriage records from 1848-1878 can be obtained on the New Jersey State Archives lised below:
NJ State Archives
Department of State Building
225 West State Street - Level 2, Dept of State Bldg
P.O. Box 307
Trenton, NJ 08625-0307
For marriage licenses and certificates prior to 1848, please contact the county office in the county where the marriage license was issued.
Genealogical records are for marriages that occurred more than 50 years ago. Requests for genealogical records must be submitted in writing.