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County Clerk Certificates
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County Clerk Certificate authenticates that a Notary Public is in good standing within the State of New Jersey.

Requirements to obtain a Clerk Certificate include:

  • An original document must be submitted with proper notarization
  • A check or money order for $5.00 made payable to the Union County clerk must accompany the document
  • Mail the original document, the $5.00 payment, and a self addressed, stamped envelope to:

Union County Clerk’s Office
2 Broad Street – Room 114
Elizabeth, NJ 07207


Birth Certificates

Birth Certificates must be obtained from the city/town in which the individual was born.  Contact the City/Town Hall for further information.


Marriage Certificates

Marriage Certificates are obtained from the city/town where the actual ceremony was performed. Contact the City/Town Hall for further information.


Death Certificates

Death Certificates must be obtained from the city/town in which the individual was pronounced deceased.  Contact the City/Town Hall for further information.