Informational Alert | Coronavirus Updates
NOTICE:

The City Clerk’s Office is accepting applications to marry by appointment, and appointments for other services, Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Appointments to marry can be made by calling 617-349-4260. Please be aware that due to social distancing requirements, only the parties to the marriage will be allowed in the office during their appointment. Appointments for other Clerk’s Office services can be made online, by phone or by email at cityclerk@cambridgema.gov. All appointments will be scheduled in 30-minute increments. If you miss your appointment, you will have to reschedule for another day.

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The City Clerk is the official record keeper for the City of Cambridge. Records kept by the Office of the City Clerk include vital statistics (including birth, marriage, domestic partnerships and death) and business and professional certificates.

The City Clerk’s Office is not accepting in-person requests for vital records.  If you would like to request a certified copy of a birth, marriage or death record,  you can order online at  www.cambridgema.gov/vitals OR send a written request to the City Clerk’s Office, 795 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA  02139.   Please provide name(s) on record, date of birth/marriage/death and a stamped, self-addressed envelope.  Please enclose a check/money order for $10.00 made payable to the City of Cambridge for each certified copy requested. Your certified copy will be processed the following business day.  

The City Clerk’s Office is accepting applications to marry by appointment Monday Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m..  Appointments can be made by calling 617-349-4260.

Please be aware that due to social distances requirements, only the parties to the marriage will be allowed in the office during their appointment.  Also, appointments will be scheduled in 30-minute increments.  If you miss your appointment, you will have to reschedule for another day.

To schedule an appointment to come to the City Clerk’s office for any other services please click here

Questions for the Clerk’s Office? Call 617-349-4260 or email cityclerk@cambridgema.gov.

 

COVID-19 SERVICE UPDATE

Beginning April 27, 2020, live captioning of Cambridge City Council meetings will be available through CART (communication access realtime translation) in order to provide communication access for viewers who are deaf or hard of hearing. To access the CART livestream, click here. Note: text will not appear in the CART window until the City Council meeting begins. For questions or concerns related to CART, contact Kate Thurman at kthurman@cambridgema.gov

  

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