Jennifer A. Dias, Registrar of Vital Statistics
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 A.M. -5:00 P.M.
Closed 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. for lunch REQUIREMENTS FOR A MARRIAGE/CIVIL UNION LICENSE
Either party must be a resident of Delran and the couple must at least 18 years of age.
Either party must show proof of being a Delran resident i.e. Driver’s license, a bill-showing name
Both parties must show proof of birth i.e.
– Birth Certificate or Passport
– Must have one witness with you
– Witness must be at least 18 years of age
1) Know both the members of the couple
2) May be a family member
3) Be able to speak and understand English
After you apply, there is 72 hour waiting period before the license can be issued to you. (License good in the State of New Jersey)
Must provide name, address and phone number of the Officiate.
If divorced, must bring “Final Divorce Decree” papers showing the Docket number and Judge’s signature. (If divorce papers are in a foreign language, they must be translated)
If widowed, must bring
CLICK HERE for a copy of the application. Only the information on the first page should be filled out in advance, all other information must be completed in front of the Registrar. Be sure to print clearly.
Marriage/Civil Union License fee is $28.00 payable at time of application by cash or check. No credit cards are accepted.
After the marriage has taken place the completed license must be returned to the municipality where the ceremony took place. The fees for certified copies are as follows: $20.00 for the first copy and $10 for each copy thereafter. You must apply for your certified copy in person.
IF YOU HAVE ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS OR TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT, PLEASE CONTACT THE REGISTRAR’S OFFICE AT 856-461-7734 X 113.
(ANY DOCUMENT MUST BE TRANSLATED IF IN A FOREIGN LANGUAGE)