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Registry: Birth, death, and marriage

The Registry Division issues birth, death, and marriage certificates for the City of Boston. We also issue marriage licenses.

For certified copies of Boston birth, death, and marriage certificates with a raised seal, you can apply online, by mail, or in person. To file for a marriage license, review our how to get married in Boston page.


  • 1 City Hall Square
    Room 213
    Boston, MA 02201-2006
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    Office hours
    Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed holidays (see our online options)
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