Once the ceremony is performed and the marriage license has been returned, a marriage certificate can be purchased.
In Office Record Purchase
To purchase a marriage certificate in person, please bring your valid photo ID and payment to our office at 205 College St. Certified records can only be issued to immediate family or an authorized agent. Each certified record costs $10.00, and non-certified records cost $0.25 each.
Online Record Purchase
To purchase a record online, please go to the Online Vital Records Request page.
Request Record By Mail
To purchase a marriage certificate by mail, please send a copy of your valid photo ID, payment, and the completed Vital Records Request Form to:
Register of Deeds
205 College Street
Asheville, NC 28801
Each certified record costs $10.00, and non-certified records cost $0.25 each. A stamped, self-addressed envelope can help ensure faster return.
We accept Visa/MasterCard, cash, personal checks, or money orders payable to Register of Deeds.