Welcome to the Licenses/Certificates Section!

The Will County Clerk’s Office is the record keeper for birth, death, marriage and civil union records.

MARRIAGES & CIVIL UNION LICENSES
Getting married or having a Civil Union in Will County

– where to apply
– when to apply
– requirements
– cost

BIRTH CERTIFICATE
Born in Will County
– how to get a copy of the certificate
– cost of the certificate

DEATH CERTIFICATE
Died in Will County
– how to get a copy of the certificate
– cost of the certificate

MARRIAGES & CIVIL UNION CERTIFICATES
Already Married or had a Civil Union in Will County
– how to get a copy of the certificate
– cost of the certificate

GENEALOGY RESEARCH
Obtain vital records if you are doing genealogy research
– what records you can get
– how to get a copy of the certificate
– additional genealogy information

Please note: Absolutely no information can be given over the telephone regarding Vital Records. Under Illinois State Law (410 ILCS 535-Vital Records Act) only specific individuals have legal access to birth, death or marriage certificates. The Will County Clerk’s Office will issue certificates to authorized individuals only. To do otherwise is a violation of Illinois Law. Vital Records are not considered public information, nor are they subject to the Freedom of Information Act.

For more information on Vital Record services contact us or call (815) 740-4659.