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Order Official Santa Cruz County Marriage Certificates Online From Santa Cruz County Recorder.

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Santa Cruz County Recorder Agency Information

SANTA CRUZ COUNTY VITAL RECORDS
The Santa Cruz County Recorder (Santa Cruz County Vital Records) issues Authorized and Informational copies of Santa Cruz County birth certificates, Santa Cruz County death certificates and public Santa Cruz County marriage records (for marriage licenses that were issued in Santa Cruz County). You may order copies of Santa Cruz County vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.

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PUBLIC SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MARRIAGE RECORDS
Santa Cruz County Vital Records issues certified copies of public Santa Cruz County marriage records for marriage licenses that were issued in Santa Cruz County, which are typically used for proof of marriage and other legal purposes..

Who Can Order?
Public Marriage Records - All applicants must submit a Sworn Statement and notarized Certificate of Acknowledgment before the order will be processed, forms and instructions will be provided upon completion of your online order. Individuals permitted to receive copies of public and confidential Santa Cruz County marriage records are listed below.

  • The certificate holder, a parent or legal guardian of the certificate holder.
  • A child, grandparent, grandchild, sibling, spouse or domestic partner of the certificate holder.
  • A member of a law enforcement agency or a representative of another governmental agency, as provided by law, who is conducting official business.
  • A party entitled to receive the record as a result of a court order, or an attorney or a licensed adoption agency seeking the birth record.
  • An attorney representing the certificate holder or the certificate holder's estate, or any person or agency empowered by statute or appointed by a court to act on behalf of the certificate holder or the certificate holder's estate.


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Available Santa Cruz County Recorder, California (CA) Marriage Record Types

Public Marriage Authorized Copy

A certified copy of the public marriage certificate. This is not a copy of the marriage license. Marriage records are available for licenses that were issued in Santa Cruz County.

First Copy: $15.00    Additional Copies: $15.00

Marriage Informational Copy

If you are not eligible to receive an authorized copy of the marriage certificate, you will receive a certified informational copy with the words "INFORMATIONAL, NOT A VALID DOCUMENT TO ESTABLISH IDENTITY" imprinted across the face of the copy. This document is primarily used for genealogy and cannot be used for identification purposes.

First Copy: $15.00    Additional Copies: $15.00

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VitalChek is the authorized external ordering source for fast, secure vital records processed directly with the issuing government agency at the lowest cost available online. That means, unlike other online services, your application won’t get lost in the mail or sent to another service for processing. We process all of our orders through secure online data connections with the issuing government agencies. We don’t have your personal data laying around and everything is done through secure, PCI compliant online data transmission with the government agencies directly. That also means we get to “skip the line” for processing ahead of mail in applications, making our service the fastest available (of course we can’t speed up the agencies themselves, but we do everything we can to keep things moving!).

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