A Marriage Certificate can only be obtained from the City Clerk or Town Clerk in Massachusetts that issued the license even if the ceremony was performed in another community or the couple moves. The cost for each certified Marriage License is $10.00.
The Town Clerk's office cannot accept requests for marriage certificates via fax and does not accept orders via the telephone. A marriage certificate, to be considered valid for purposes of obtaining a passport, Real Massachusetts ID/Drivers License and insurance must be certified with the Town Seal.
A certified copy can also be obtained from the Registry of Vital Records and Statistics at:
Registry of Vital Records and Statistics
150 Mt. Vernon St.
Dorchester, MA 02125-2714
View more information on the Registry of Vital Records.
Information and the appropriate forms can be found online.