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Nebraska Marriage Records

Nebraska marriage records from 1909 to the present may be ordered from the Department of Health & Human Services. These vital records may also be ordered online from a reputable site specializing in providing this type of information to the public for a fee.

Information Required to Order Nebraska Marriage Records
When you place an order for a marriage record, you will need to provide the following information:

Nebraska Marriage License Records

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You will also need to provide your reason for ordering the marriage license and your relation to the people listed on the record (if you are not named on the document).

ID Required to Order Nebraska Marriage Records
All requests for marriage records must be accompanied by a copy of government-issued photo ID. A driver’s license may be used for this purpose.

Fee to Order Nebraska Marriage Records
The fee for each copy of a marriage record is $11.00. The state accepts checks or money orders payable to “Vital Records.”

Order Nebraska Marriage Records in Person
Counter service is available by visiting the Vital Records Office, which is located at:

1033 O Street
Suite 130
Lincoln, NE 68508-3621
Phone (402) 471-2871

Call the number listed above before visiting the office to confirm the amount payable in fees has not changed. You will need to show ID before your order can be processed.

Order Nebraska Marriage Records by Mail
To order a Nebraska marriage record by mail, send your request to:

Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
Division of Public Health
Vital Records
P.O. Box 95065
Lincoln, NE 68509-5065

Order Nebraska Marriage Records Online
The state does not process orders over the Internet directly. It has arranged for an independent payment processing company to handle them for an additional fee. If you wish to place an order online, you will need to scan your photo ID and send it as an e-mail attachment to

You can also photocopy your ID and send it by fax to (402) 742-2385. If you decide to use this option, be sure to include the names on the record you are requesting and the Internet confirmation number you were given for your order.

If you want to order a Nebraska marriage record, you still have the option of placing an order through a vital records website. These independent businesses are ready to take your order for a marriage record at any time and will process it right away. You will be advised how much you will be paying with no hidden fees and you won’t need to travel to a government office to stand in a line to wait. The Internet makes ordering all types of products a quick and easy process, and Nebraska marriage records are no exception. Take the next easy step and order yours today!