Oakland County Vital Records Division

Oakland County Vital Records Division

​​​​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 weapons permits.  Assumed Names and Co-Partnerships are also recorded with the Vital Records Division and may be searched online.

Online Services

Assumed Names/Co-Partnerships Apply for and search Assumed Names/Co-partnerships registered in Oakland County online.

Birth, Death, Marriage Records Order certified copies online, by mail, or in person.

Concealed Pistol License (CPL) Application forms and information.

Electronic Death Registration System (EDRS) Now live!! Electronic submission and acceptance of death records.

Genealogy Research Service Search and order marriage and death records that have occurred in Oakland County as far back as 1827.

Marriage License Apply for marriage licenses online or in person.

Military Discharge Record (DD214) Application forms and information.

Notary Public Online search of State of Michigan notary records; including forms for registering.

Veteran's Identification Cards Obtain an ID card to use for proof of military service and other benefits.​​

Order Birth, Death & Marriage Certificates
Apply for a Marriage License
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