San Bernardino County 

Assessor-Recorder-County Clerk

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Request a Birth, Death, or Marriage Certificate

For information on obtaining a copy of a birth, death, or marriage certificate, click here.

If a Confidential marriage license was purchased, only the First Person or Second Person is authorized to receive a copy. First Person or Second Person will need to complete an application and appear in our office in person with valid identification or for mail requests, complete an application and sign in front of a notary public.

For information on various services such as:
- Correcting and amending vital records
- Certified copies of fetal death and still birth certificates
- Adoptions or changes in paternity
- Court order name changes
- Out of hospital birth

Please go to California Department of Public Health, Office of Vital Records

Divorce Decrees
The County Recorder's Office does not maintain court records. If you are searching for a divorce decree, you will need to contact the court in which the divorce was filed.