The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Copies of Marriage Certificates

Who May Obtain a Copy of a Marriage Certificate?

Marriage certificates are open to the public.

How to Obtain a Marriage Certificate:


Come into the DuPage County Clerk’s Office, 421 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL 60187, Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM and fill out an application.

By Mail: 

Download Certification of Record of Marriage Application (PDF) 

Fill out the application and mail it with a check or money order made payable to the DuPage County Clerk to:

Paul Hinds
DuPage County Clerk
P.O. Box 1028
Wheaton, IL 60187

What are the Fees for a Marriage Certificate?

The fee is $14 for the first copy and $2 for each additional copy of the same certificate, requested at the same time.

What about Genealogical research?

Marriage records had to occur 75 years ago or earlier to be classified as genealogy records. The application is the same and the fee is $1 per record. Genealogical records are not certified, but are stamped “For Genealogical Purposes Only.”