Duties of the Local Registrar of Vital Statistics:
- Process Non-Genealogical and Genealogical Birth, Death and Marriage requests for events that took place in Hammonton.
- Process marriage applications and Issue Marriage Licenses and Certified Copies.
- Issue Certified Copies
How To Apply for a Marriage License or Civil Union:
Applicants must apply in their municipality of residence within the State of New Jersey. If both applicants reside outside of New Jersey but plan to marry in New Jersey, they must apply in the municipality where they intend to marry. Both applicants and one witness, 18 years of age or older who knows both parties, must appear before the Registrar to apply. The application fee is $28.00. There is a 72 hour waiting period and once issued the license is valid for 30 days.