Marriage License Certificate Information

Application for Marriage License Certificate


  1. The marriage license was issued in Wake County.
  2. One of the following must apply:
    • Applicant is an immediate family member of the individual on the marriage license.
    • Applicant can be self, spouse, sister, brother, child, parent / stepparent, grandparent or grandchild.
    • Applicant is seeking information for legal determination of personal or property rights.
    • Applicant is authorized agent, attorney or legal representative of a person listed above.
  3. Fill out and print the English Application or Aplicación Español

​Request Online​

  1. ​​Request your certified copy online.


​Mail to the Register of Deeds

  1. ​Complete, sign and enclose the application.
  2. Include a copy of your DMV photo ID or valid passport.
  3. Include a check or money order for $10 per copy.