Vital Records Request

Birth, Death, & Marriage Certificate Copies

You may obtain copies of births, deaths and marriages that have occurred in Amesbury by coming to the City Clerk's Office or you can send a written request with the appropriate fee, payable to the City of Amesbury, and a self addressed stamped envelope to the City Clerk's Office, 62 Friend Street, Amesbury, MA 01913 and we will mail it to you.

If you would like to contact our office to have a certificate ready for pick up please contact us at 978-388-8100.

For mail in requests please print and fill in the Vital Records Request form and send form together with a check for $10.00 for each certificate requested to the Office of City Clerk, 62 Friend Street, Amesbury, MA 01913. (Seniors 65+ - $5.00 for their own Birth Certificate ). Click here if you wish to pay online.

  • Search of Vital Records for Genealogy purposes - $10.00

If the record is restricted (parents were not married at time of birth, father not named, or in a marriage if any parents were not married at the time of either partner's birth); please send a photocopy of your driver's license; since only those named on the certificate have a right to said document