Form DOH-4382 "Mail-In Application for Copy of Marriage Certificate" - New York

What Is Form DOH-4382?

This is a legal form that was released by the New York State Department of Health - a government authority operating within New York. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

Form Details:

  • Released on July 1, 2011;
  • The latest edition provided by the New York State Department of Health;
  • Easy to use and ready to print;
  • Quick to customize;
  • Compatible with most PDF-viewing applications;
  • Fill out the form in our online filing application.

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NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Mail-in Application for Copy of Marriage Certificate
Vital Records Section
Information Page — Mail-in Application for Copy of Marriage Certificate
General Instructions
• Use this application if you are the bride, groom or spouse named on the marriage certificate.
• If you are not the bride, groom or spouse named on the marriage certificate, then you must submit with this application a copy of
documentation establishing a judicial or other proper purpose (see below).
• Use this application only if the marriage license was obtained in New York State outside of New York City. Do not use this application if the
marriage license was obtained in any of the five (5) boroughs of New York City.
• Do not use this application for genealogy requests.
• If delivery is to a P.O. Box or to a third party you must submit, with this application, a notarized statement signed by the bride, groom or
spouse and a copy of the bride, groom or spouse's driver license.
• Print a copy of this application, complete and sign.
• Mail application with check or money order and a copy of any required documentation (see below).
For regular handling send by first class mail, registered mail,
For priority handling (add $15.00 per copy ordered), submission by
certified mail or U.S. Priority Mail to:
overnight carrier is recommended. Send to:
New York State Department of Health
New York State Department of Health
Vital Records Certification Unit
Vital Records Certification Unit
P.O. Box 2602
800 North Pearl Street - 2nd Floor
Albany, NY 12220-2602
Menands, NY 12204
What is a judicial or other proper purpose?
• If the applicant is not the bride, groom or spouse, a judicial or other proper purpose must be documented. An example of a judicial or other
proper purpose would be a marriage record needed by the applicant to claim a benefit.
• Documentation would consist of a copy of a court order or an official letter verifying that a copy of the requested marriage record is required
from the applicant in order to process a claim.
Identification Requirements -- Application must be submitted with copies of either A or B:
Note: Copy of Passport required if request is made from a foreign country that requires a U.S. Passport for tr
avel.
A.
One (1) of the following forms of valid photo-ID:
• Driver license
• State Issued Non-Driver Photo-ID Card
• Passport
• U.S. Military Issued Photo-ID
-- OR --
B.
Two (2) of the following showing the applicant's current name and address:
• Utility or telephone bills
• Letter from a government agency dated within the last six (6) months
Fees: If no record is on file, a No Record Certification is issued and the fee is not refunded.
• For regular handling: The fee is $30.00 per copy. — Total for one (1) copy is $30.00. Total for two (2) copies is $60.00, etc.
• For priority handling: The fee is $30.00 + $15.00 per copy — Total for one (1) copy is $45.00. Total for two (2) copies is $90.00, etc.
Submitting the application by overnight carrier is recommended. Completed requests will be returned by first class mail unless a pre-paid
return mailer for overnight delivery is provided with the request.
• Send check or money order payable to the New York State Department of Health. Do not send cash.
Note: Payment submitted from foreign countries must be made by a check drawn on a United States bank or by international money order.
Do not send cash.
Processing Time
• For the latest information on processing times, please visit our web page at www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/processingtime.htm
• For faster processing, you may wish to use your credit card and submit your request on-line or by telephone. For credit card fees and
ordering information visit our web page at www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/vitalchek.htm
Completing the Form
®
• If you are using Adobe Reader 7.
0 or newer (available as a free download from www.adobe.com) you can fill in the form directly in Adobe
Reader by clicking on the appropriate space and entering the information (use the TAB key to move to the next field, shift-TAB to move
backwards). Print the completed form, sign and mail to the above address.
• You can print out a blank copy of the form and then type or print the required information.
• Be sure to sign the form before mailing and include a check or money order made payable to the New York State Department of Health
along with any required documentation.
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NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Mail-in Application for Copy of Marriage Certificate
Vital Records Section
Information Page — Mail-in Application for Copy of Marriage Certificate
General Instructions
• Use this application if you are the bride, groom or spouse named on the marriage certificate.
• If you are not the bride, groom or spouse named on the marriage certificate, then you must submit with this application a copy of
documentation establishing a judicial or other proper purpose (see below).
• Use this application only if the marriage license was obtained in New York State outside of New York City. Do not use this application if the
marriage license was obtained in any of the five (5) boroughs of New York City.
• Do not use this application for genealogy requests.
• If delivery is to a P.O. Box or to a third party you must submit, with this application, a notarized statement signed by the bride, groom or
spouse and a copy of the bride, groom or spouse's driver license.
• Print a copy of this application, complete and sign.
• Mail application with check or money order and a copy of any required documentation (see below).
For regular handling send by first class mail, registered mail,
For priority handling (add $15.00 per copy ordered), submission by
certified mail or U.S. Priority Mail to:
overnight carrier is recommended. Send to:
New York State Department of Health
New York State Department of Health
Vital Records Certification Unit
Vital Records Certification Unit
P.O. Box 2602
800 North Pearl Street - 2nd Floor
Albany, NY 12220-2602
Menands, NY 12204
What is a judicial or other proper purpose?
• If the applicant is not the bride, groom or spouse, a judicial or other proper purpose must be documented. An example of a judicial or other
proper purpose would be a marriage record needed by the applicant to claim a benefit.
• Documentation would consist of a copy of a court order or an official letter verifying that a copy of the requested marriage record is required
from the applicant in order to process a claim.
Identification Requirements -- Application must be submitted with copies of either A or B:
Note: Copy of Passport required if request is made from a foreign country that requires a U.S. Passport for tr
avel.
A.
One (1) of the following forms of valid photo-ID:
• Driver license
• State Issued Non-Driver Photo-ID Card
• Passport
• U.S. Military Issued Photo-ID
-- OR --
B.
Two (2) of the following showing the applicant's current name and address:
• Utility or telephone bills
• Letter from a government agency dated within the last six (6) months
Fees: If no record is on file, a No Record Certification is issued and the fee is not refunded.
• For regular handling: The fee is $30.00 per copy. — Total for one (1) copy is $30.00. Total for two (2) copies is $60.00, etc.
• For priority handling: The fee is $30.00 + $15.00 per copy — Total for one (1) copy is $45.00. Total for two (2) copies is $90.00, etc.
Submitting the application by overnight carrier is recommended. Completed requests will be returned by first class mail unless a pre-paid
return mailer for overnight delivery is provided with the request.
• Send check or money order payable to the New York State Department of Health. Do not send cash.
Note: Payment submitted from foreign countries must be made by a check drawn on a United States bank or by international money order.
Do not send cash.
Processing Time
• For the latest information on processing times, please visit our web page at www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/processingtime.htm
• For faster processing, you may wish to use your credit card and submit your request on-line or by telephone. For credit card fees and
ordering information visit our web page at www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/vitalchek.htm
Completing the Form
®
• If you are using Adobe Reader 7.
0 or newer (available as a free download from www.adobe.com) you can fill in the form directly in Adobe
Reader by clicking on the appropriate space and entering the information (use the TAB key to move to the next field, shift-TAB to move
backwards). Print the completed form, sign and mail to the above address.
• You can print out a blank copy of the form and then type or print the required information.
• Be sure to sign the form before mailing and include a check or money order made payable to the New York State Department of Health
along with any required documentation.
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NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Mail-in Application for Copy of Marriage Certificate
Vital Records Section
Required ID must be included with application. Make check or money order payable to New York State Department of Health.
For regular handling: Enclose $30 per copy or No Record Certification.
For priority handling: Enclose $45 per copy or No Record Certification.
Send to:
Submission by overnight carrier is recommended. Send to:
New York State Department of Health
New York State Department of Health
Vital Records Certification Unit
Vital Records Certification Unit
P.O. Box 2602
800 North Pearl Street - 2nd Floor
Albany, NY 12220-2602
Menands, NY 12204
Bride/Groom/Spouse
Name (as recorded on marriage license):
Date of Birth:
(or age at time of marriage)
First
Middle
Last
Birth Name (if different)
If Previously Married, State Name Used at that Time:
Residence (at time of marriage):
County
State
First
Middle
Last
Bride/Groom/Spouse
Name (as recorded on marriage license):
Date of Birth:
(or age at time of marriage)
First
Middle
Last
Birth Name (if different)
If Previously Married, State Name Used at that Time:
Residence (at time of marriage):
County
State
First
Middle
Last
Marriage Information
Place Where Marriage License Was Issued:
Place Where Marriage Was Performed:
Marriage Certificate No.:
Local Registration No.:
(if known)
(if known)
Town or City
County
Town or City
County
Purpose for which record is required:
Date of Marriage or Period
Covered by Search:
Married on or
Search from:
What is your relationship to person whose record is required?
In what capacity are you acting?:
(mm / dd / yyyy)
(If self, state "SELF".)
Search to:
(if searching period)
(mm / dd / yyyy)
If attorney, give name and relationship of your client to person whose record is required:
If you are not the bride, groom or spouse on the record, you must submit documentation of a judicial or other proper purpose.
Date Signed:
Signature of Applicant:
Regular Handling
$30.00
x
Month
Day
Year
OR
(Check Only One)
Priority Handling
$45.00
x
Copies
=
$
4
Please print or type the name and address where record
should be sent:
Address of Applicant:
(If delivery is to a P.O. Box or third party, you must submit
with this application a notarized statement signed by the applicant and a copy of
the applicant's driver license.)
(Applicant's Name)
(Name)
(Street)
(Street)
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Telephone No.:
(
)
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
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