CONTACT INFO

Belleville Town Hall, 3rd Floor
152 Washington Avenue
Belleville, NJ  07109
Phone: 973-450-3400
Fax: 973-450-5975

HOURS OF OPERATION

  • Monday thru Friday
    8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Please note our office is closed from 1 PM to 2 PM

STAFF

DOWNLOADABLE FORMS

FEE SCHEDULE

Birth Certificate $20
Death Certificate $20
Marriage Certificate $20
Marriage License $28
Filing Fee for Corrections $40


Cash, check, or money orders are acceptable.

The Vital Statistics Form can be downloaded by clicking on the link in the left margin of this page.

 

SI USTED NO HABLA INGLÉS, ENTONCES USTED DEBE TRAER UN TRADUCTOR.

IF YOU DO NOT SPEAK ENGLISH, THEN YOU MUST BRING ALONG A TRANSLATOR.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OBTAINING A MARRIAGE LICENSE FOR THE TOWNSHIP OF BELLEVILLE

 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY


AFTER ALL MARRIAGE ARRANGEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE, PLEASE CALL (973) 450-3400 AT LEAST 30 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR MARRIAGE DATE TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT FOR A LICENSE APPLICATION.   PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATIONS ARE TAKEN MONDAY TO FRIDAY BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 8:15 AM TO 12:30 PM AND FROM 2:15 PM TO 3:00 PM.  

PLEASE NOTE THE OFFICE IS CLOSED FOR LUNCH FROM 1:00 PM TO 2:00 PM.

 

  • MUST HAVE NAME AND PHONE NUMBER OF PERSON PERFORMING CEREMONY
  • DATE AND PLACE THE MARRIAGE WILL TAKE PLACE
  • BOTH BRIDE AND GROOM MUST APPLY IN PERSON
  • BRIDE OR GROOM MUST LIVE IN BELLEVILLE AND SHOW PROOF OF RESIDENCY
  • BOTH BRIDE AND GROOM MUST HAVE BIRTH CERTIFICATES, WHICH SHOULD BE TRANSLATED IF NECESSARY
  • IF APPLICABLE, DIVORCE PAPERS, DEATH CERTIFICATES OR CERTIFICATE OF CIVIL UNION OR DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIP MUST BE PRESENTED
  • BRING ONE WITNESS WHEN YOU APPLY WHO KNOWS BOTH OF YOU, IS 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, IS ABLE TO READ, WRITE AND UNDERSTAND ENGLISH, AND HAS PROPER ID WITH ADDRESS
  • THERE IS A THREE (3) DAY WAITING PERIOD FROM THE DAY OF APPLICATION
  • LICENSE MAY ONLY BE USED IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY WITHIN 30 DAYS OF ISSUE
  • COST OF LICENSE IS $28.00 PAYABLE WITH CASH, CHECK OR MONEY ORDER AT TIME APPLICATION IS TAKEN