Search Connecticut Marriage Records Online
You can search CT marriage and divorce records online using the search form above. Physical and certified copies of a marriage certificate are available from the Vital Records office.
Connecticut Marriage Certificates and Vital Records
How to Obtain a Certified Connecticut Vital Record (birth, marriage, death, etc. record)
A copy of a certified Connecticut vital record may be obtained directly from:
1. the TOWN where the event occurred, or
2. from the STATE Vital Records Office
Town Vital Records Offices Contact Information
Vital Records offices are located in each of the 169 towns in Connecticut. The vital records registrar in each town is responsible for maintaining a registry of all births, marriages, civil unions, deaths and fetal deaths that occur within its town. To obtain a copy of a vital record from the town where the event occurred, see the Connecticut Town Vital Records Directory for the address and telephone contact information for the vital records office in each of the 169 towns in Connecticut.
Department of Public Health State Vital Records Office
Birth Records: 1897 – present
Death Records: 1897 – present
Death Indexes: 1949 – present
Marriage Records: 1897 – present
Marriage Indexes: 1959 – present
State Vital Records Office Mailing Address:
CT Department of Public Health
Vital Records Office
410 Capitol Ave. MS#11VRS
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
State Vital Records Customer Service Hours of Operation:
Customer Service Window - Hours of Operation
410 Capitol Ave, 8:15AM to 3:45PM Monday - Friday
Telephone Customer Service - for birth, death and marriage certificates
Phone: (860) 509-7700 between the hours of 12:00 noon and 4:00 pm
Telephone Customer Service - for Paternity related questions
Phone (860) 509-7958 between the hours of 12:00 noon and 4:00 pm
Vital Records Fax: (860) 509-7964
If you wish to request a copy of a vital record from the state of Connecticut, please note the State of CT has a turnaround time of approximately six (6) weeks for requests for birth, death, fetal death, marriage and civil union certificates that are received through the mail.
For a quicker turnaround time you may direct your request to the town where the event occurred. For a town address listing and telephone numbers, click on the following link for the Connecticut Town Clerk and Registrar Directory.
Expedited service is also available for an additional fee for requests ordered on-line via VitalChek.
Connecticut Department of Public Health and Environment
Vital Records Section
4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, CT 80246-1530
Fax: USA 1.800.423.1108; outside continental U.S. 303.691.9307
Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday
Please note: Same-day service available until 4:30 p.m.
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