Michigan Marriage Records Search
For marriage records since 1867 to the present, copies of Michigan marriage certificates are available for purchase from both the State Vital Records Office and the County Clerk's Office in the county where the marriage license was issued. Marriage records prior to 1867 are only available directly from the County Clerk's Office.
Certified copies of Michigan marriage records are available by mail order for $34 with a check or money order made payable to the State of Michigan, along with a completed application sent to the following address:
Vital Records Request
P.O. Box 30721
Lansing, MI 48909
Tel: (517) 335-8656
You may also go to the State Vital Records Office in person to request a certified copy of a Michigan marriage certificate.
Online ordering and telephone ordering is not available directly from the state.
Michigan marriage records are searchable online and can be ordered online directly from some individual counties. For address and other individual Michigan county contact information, check the list below. You can also try an instant national background check below to search for available marriage records and other public records information.