Certificates and Licenses

Payment of Fees Cash or Check Only

Increases for Certified Copies of a Vital Records became effective as of October 1, 2009.

Certified Copies:

Birth - Short Form:$15.00
Birth - Long Form:$20.00
Marriage Certificates:$20.00
Civil Union:$20.00
Death Certificates:$20.00

To request a birth certificate by mail please write a letter to include:

Full name at birth, date of birth, father's full name, mother's maiden name, father's birthplace, mother's birthplace, your name at present, your address, request of a full size copy or a wallet size, and a copy of your drivers license or other picture identification.

  • If someone other than the person listed on the birth certificate is requesting a copy, please list your relationship to this person and reason for making this request.
  • In requests for death or marriage certificates please include individual's name and the date of event, along with a self-addressed envelope.

To apply for a marriage license a couple must:

1) Apply in the Town or City in which you are to be married.
2) Provide names of parents (mother's maiden name) and where they were born.
3) Pay a $50.00 fee, due at the time of application.
4) Pay an additional fee of $20.00, which is charged for a certified copy of the marriage license.

  • There is no longer a waiting period; you will walk out of the office with the license in hand.
  • Blood work is no longer required.

Dog Licenses:

Spayed or Neutered Dogs:  $8.00
Others:$19.00
Lost Tags:  $0.50
Guide Dogs:Free (Need Proof)
Kennel Licenses (for 10 Tags)$51.00
(For Show, Sport, or Sale Only) 
Late Licensing Penalty:  $1.00 per month

Licenses are for good for 1 year: June 1 through June 1 of each year.
Dogs are relicensed during the month of June. Proof they have received an updated rabies vaccine is necessary. If you are late relicensing your dog there will be a $1.00 a month additional fee charged.

  • If your dog has been spayed or neutered, a certificate must be provided. Such information will be permanently recorded.
  • A new dog can be licensed anytime during the year.
  • Look for a notice about our rabies clinic which is usually offered during April, May, or June. Rabies shots are offered at a discounted rate, and are given by the local veterinarian.

Sporting Licenses:

Current Pricing

Resident Inland Waters Sport Fishing License

$28.00
One Day Resident Marine Waters Sport Fishing License$5.00
Resident All Waters Sport Fishing License$32.00
Resident Combination Inland Waters Fishing and Firearms Hunting License$38.00
Resident Combination Marine Waters Sport Fishing and Firearms Hunting License$25.00
Resident Combination All Waters Sport Fishing and Firearms Hunting License$38.00
Resident Firearms Hunting License$19.00
Resident Combination All Waters Sport Fishing License and Bow and Arrow Permit to Hunt Deer and Small Game$65.00
Fall Turkey Permits (Firearms Private/State Land and Fall Archery)$19.00
Spring Turkey Permits (Private Land/State Land)$19.00
Migratory Bird Conservation Stamp (Duck Stamp)$13.00
Deer Hunting Firearms Permit (State Land Lottery/No Lottery, Private Land Shotgun/Rifle, State Land Muzzleloader)$19.00
Archery Permit to Hunt Deer and Small Game$41.00
Resident Trapping License$34.00
Trout Stamp$5.00
Junior Firearms Hunting License$11.00
Junior Archery Permit to Hunt Deer and Small Game$19.00
Nonresident Inland Waters Fishing License$55.00
Nonresident Inland Waters Fishing License for 3 Consecutive Days$22.00
Nonresident Marine Waters Fishing License$15.00
Nonresident Marine Waters Fishing License for 3 Consecutive Days$8.00
Nonresident All Waters Fishing License$63.00
Nonresident Combination License to Fish in Inland Waters and Firearms Hunt$110.00
Nonresident Combination License to Fish in Marine Waters and Firearms Hunt$94.00
Nonresident Combination License to Fish in All Waters and Firearms Hunt$120.00
Nonresident Firearms Hunting License$91.00
Nonresident Deer Hunting Firearms Permit$68.00
Nonresident Archery Permit to Hunt Deer and Small Game

$135.00