Updated 2/2/2021- To reduce the spread of Coronavirus, and to protect the safety of the public and our staff, the Oakland County Clerks Office is open by appointment only for urgent matters.
We strongly encourage you to utilize our online or by-mail options.
Please note, appointments are limited. See below for options in performing each service and read the corresponding web page carefully on how to proceed:
Appointments/Notice to callers
- We continue to experience high call volumes. Phones are being answered between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. For questions relating to the Vital Records Office, call 248-858-0571.
- You may also contact us with questions at
- For questions regarding Concealed Pistol Licenses, call 248-858-0571 or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please reserve appointments for urgent matters only, and consider an online or by-mail option instead, to protect the safety of all.
The Vital Records Division of the Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds office records certificates for births, deaths and marriages that occurred in Oakland County, and provides qualified applicants with certified copies. In addition, Vital Records files and issues marriage licenses, notary public applications and concealed pistol licenses. Assumed names and co-partnerships are also recorded with the Vital Records Division and may be searched online.