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You can get your Nevada County Vital records replaced at NO COST per Governor Gavin Newsom Emergency Proclamation 07/2021
Nevada County Recorder maintains the Marriage records for those marriage licenses that where purchased in Nevada County.
Who May Receive a Copy
California Health and Safety Code Section 103526, permits only authorized persons as defined on the Online Application to receive certified copies for Identification purposes of birth and/or death records. Senate Bill 1614, Chapter 712 passed, which prohibits the display of vital records indexes on the Internet.
Those who are not authorized by law may receive a certified copy with the words "Informational, Not a Valid Document to Establish Identity’.
Order a Certified Copy of a Vital Record
There are four methods to order a copy of a vital record filed in Nevada County, California:
Requests made in person at Nevada County Recorder’s Office must have the Application Form (PDF) completed before coming into the office.
Mail the completed and notarized Application Form (PDF) along with a check or money order, made payable to Nevada County Recorder: Nevada County Recorder 950 Maidu Avenue Nevada City, California 95959
Order the copy using your credit card by faxing the completed and notarized Application Form (PDF)(s) to 530-265-9842. Then call 530-265-1221 to provide credit card information. Additional $2.00 credit card fee
Order online through VitalChek. There is an additional $7 VitalChek fee for VitalChek orders.
Effective January 1, 2022, the State of California will be increasing the price of Marriage Records to $17
Marriage Record $15 per certified copy
Additional $3.00 shipping and handling (For mailed and faxed Applications)