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Go to either the State Registry or the city or town clerk in the community where you applied for a license. This license is a Notice of Intention of Marriage. If you were married in Massachusetts without a license, call the Registry of Vital Records and Statistics before continuing.
Before you apply, you will need to search the registry to see if your marriage record already exists. If we can't find your record, we will send you a Negative Statement. You need this statement to apply for a delayed record.
We need evidence that proves the marriage took place. This could be:
The Registry accepts cash and checks. Make checks payable to the order of The Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Visit the Registry of Vital Records and Statistics with the above documentation and the fee.
If your request to establish a record of your marriage is denied, you may petition the Massachusetts probate court.