TN 24 (07-04)
GN 00308.064 North Carolina Vital Records
Divorce records are available from the Clerk of the Superior Court in the county where the divorce was granted. The cost of copy varies. Marriage records are available from the Register of Deeds in the county where the marriage was performed. The cost of copy varies.
B. Procedure - State Sources
1. Address and FO CodeNorth Carolina Office of Vital Records
1903 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1903
FO Code 322
NOTE: You can find the most up-to-date information from North Carolina Vital Records . In addition, you can find EIN information here .
2. Cost of Copy:
3. Type of Payment:
Money order or check made payable to NC Vital Records.
Divorce records are available from the State office since January 1, 1959 and marriage records since January 1, 1962. Births were first recorded beginning October 1913; deaths beginning January 1, 1930.
NOTE: All new records are not available for 90 days.
The parallel Raleigh NC FO cannot verify, certify or obtain a free copy of birth/death records. Do not go through the parallel FO.