Virginia marriage records can be ordered from the Department of Health’s Office of Vital Records. The state gives residents the option of ordering records by mail, in person, or online. You can also place an order quickly and conveniently through an independent commercial website which can access a Virginia marriage record through an online database and forward it to you quickly and conveniently.
Who Can Order Virginia Marriage Records
In Virginia, marriage records are restricted for 50 years after the event. Until this point, vital records are only available to immediate family members (mother, father, husband, wife, child, brother, or sister).
Virginia Marriage License Records