How to obtain a certified copy of your confidential marriage license from the County Clerk’s Office by mail
The easiest and fastest way is to contact The Notary Lady Directly as she has the forms and you need to get it notarized. This will save you time and effort.
The Notary Lady
Here is how to do it on your own.
If requesting a certified copy of your confidential marriage license
from the County Clerk’s Office by mail, you must download the following form: Application for Certified Copy of a Confidential Marriage Certificate
. Please fill out the form completely. It must be notarized by a Notary Public. Any missing information may cause a delay in the process.
Mail your completed notarized request and information, along with a check or money order in the amount of $15 to the address below. If you are requesting additional copies, you must send a separate check or money order for these copies. You must include a self addressed stamped envelope.
Kern County Clerk
1115 Truxtun Avenue, 1st Floor
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Please Note: If a record of the marriage is not found, the $15 fee is non-refundable and will be retained for searching the record (Health & Safety Code Section 103650). A Certificate of No Record will be issued to the applicant.
If you have any questions, please call (661) 868-3743