There are several ways to request certified copies of your marriage license.
In person at the Clerk’s Office during normal office hours, Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Certified copies are $2.50 each. We accept cash, checks, money orders and credit cards. All credit card transactions will include a 4% surcharge. We will be able to issue a certified copy as soon as we receive the license from the officiant who performed the ceremony. The officiant has 5 days to return the license to our office per § 32.1-267(C).
By phone - Payment must be made over the phone by credit card only. Certified copies are $2.60 each including the 4% surcharge and copies will be mailed the same day unless requested after 4:00. Copies can be requested at 540-564-3126 or 540-574-4353.
By mail - Please provide names of the parties and date of marriage. You can mail a copy request along with payment for copies and a self-addressed stamped envelope to our office. Checks should be made payable to Clerk of Court.
Rockingham County Circuit Court
Attn: Marriage License
80 Court Square
Harrisonburg, VA 22802