Louisiana Marriage Records Search
Copies of Louisiana marriage records are available for purchase directly from the Clerk of Court's office in the parish where the marriage license was issued. Certified copies of marriage licenses that were issued in the Orleans Parish within 50 years are only available from the Louisiana Vital Records Registry. Orleans Parish marriage records over 50 years old are available from the Louisiana State Archives.
Certified copies of Orleans Parish marriage certificates are available by mail order for $5 with a check or money order made payable to the Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics, along with a copy of a valid photo ID and a completed application sent to the following address:
Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics
P.O. Box 60630
New Orleans, LA 70160
Tel: (504) 593-5100
You may also go to the Vital Records Central Office in person to request a certified copy of an Orleans Parish marriage certificate.
Certified copies of Orleans Parish marriage certificates cannot be ordered online directly from the state.
For information on ordering a copy of a Louisiana marriage record from a specific Louisiana Parish, please see the links below or try an instant national background check below to search for available marriage records and other public records information.