Vital Statistics office will be temporarily closed

Posted on March 5, 2024


Vital Statistics office closed February 29 to March 18

The Vital Statistics office will be closed starting on Thursday, February 29 and will reopen on Monday, March 18. We are closing the office temporarily due to limited staff resources.

Birth, marriage and death certificates

You can request certified copies of vital records online. If you need a vital record immediately, you can make a request in-person, before 3:30 pm, at the NJ Department of Health’s office of Vital Statistics┬áThe walk-in center is located at 140 E. Front Street, Trenton.

Marriage and civil union licenses

If you need to apply for a marriage or civil union license between February 29 and March 15, please contact Mike Halperin at (908) 725-2300, ext. 1958.

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