Certified Copies of Marriage License
If you received your marriage license in Cass County North Dakota, you can now request certified copies through this website. If you were married in Cass County but got your marriage license from another North Dakota county you would need to contact the county where you purchased the marriage license from in order to obtain a certified copy. For contact information for obtaining a certified copy of a marriage license from other ND counties, Click Here.
A certified copy is required for all legal name changes and to prove legal marriage to U.S. immigration and other organizations.
Driver's License and Social Security offices need to see a certified copy of your marriage license in order to process any name change. The"Duplicate B" copy of the marriage license does not work for any legal purposes and is strictly for your personal records only.
Certified copies issued by the Finance Office are white, will say "Original" in the lower right hand corner of the document, and will have a special stamp and seal on the back of the copy.
To request a certified copy please call the Finance Office at (701) 241-5600. Certified copies are $10.00 for the first copy and $5.00 for additional copies ordered at the same time (2 copies = $15.00, 3 copies = $20.00). There is a $1.00 convenience fee for using a credit card.
Certified copies can also be picked up in person at the Cass County Finance Office at the courthouse.