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Delaware marriage records can be ordered from the state’s Office of Vital Statistics. You can also place an order for this type of vital record online by visiting a website which offers this type of information to the public for a fee.

Who Can Order Delaware Marriage Records
You can order a copy of your own marriage record. These records can also be ordered by the parent, child, legal guardian or an attorney representing the bride or groom listed on the record.

ID Required to Order a Marriage Record
You will need to include a copy of valid photo ID when you place your order for the marriage record. A driver’s license, work ID or state-issued ID may be used to confirm your identity for this purpose.

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Fee to Order a Delaware Marriage Record
The cost to order a Delaware marriage record is $25.00. A portion of the fee collected is donated to domestic violence programs. Make your check or money order payable to “Office of Vital Statistics.”

Order DE Marriage Record in Person
Place an order for a marriage record in person by visiting any of the following Vital Records Offices in the state:

New Castle County:
Chopin Building
258 Chapman Road
Newark, DE 19702
DPH: (302) 283-7100
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m., Monday-Friday
Kent County:
17 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901
DPH: (302) 744-4700
Business Hours: 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday
Sussex County:
546 S. Bedford Street
Georgetown, DE 19947
DPH: (302) 856-5246
Business Hours: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday

Order Delaware Marriage Records by Mail
To order a Delaware marriage record by mail, send your request, including a copy of your ID and the required fee, to:

Delaware Vital Statistics Office
Jesse S. Cooper Building
417 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901

Order DE Marriage Records Online
While the state does not allow customers to order marriage records online directly, it has arranged with an independent payment processing company to handle orders placed in this manner. The payment processing company accepts major credit cards (American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa). You will be charged an extra fee if you choose to place your order for a DE marriage record online.

Order Delaware Marriage Records by Phone
You can order DE marriage records by phone if you wish. Have your credit card information ready when you call the toll-free order number (1-877-888-0248). The payment processing company will charge an additional fee for this type of order as well.

If you want to order Delaware marriage records, you also have the option of visiting one of the reputable websites which can fill your order for a fee. You can get the information you need quickly, without having to pay fees to any third party. You’ve come this far; why don’t you take the next step and place your order right now?