Bergen County Vital Records (New Jersey)

Search Bergen County, NJ vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Bergen County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Bergen County, NJ. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Bergen County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Bergen County birth certificates, death certificates, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for Bergen County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Alpine Borough Clerk Alpine NJ 100 Church Street 07620 201-768-6865

Bergen County Clerk Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza 07601 201-336-7000

Bogota Borough Clerk Bogota NJ 375 Larch Avenue 07603 201-342-1736

Borough Clerk Bergenfield NJ 198 North Washington Avenue 07621 201-387-4055

Carlstadt Borough Clerk Carlstadt NJ 500 Madison Street 07072 201-939-2850

Demarest Borough Clerk Demarest NJ 118 Serpentine Road 07627 201-768-0167

Dumont Borough Clerk Dumont NJ 50 Washington Avenue 07628 201-387-5045

Edgewater Borough Clerk Edgewater NJ 55 River Road 07020 201-945-2601

Elmwood Park Borough Clerk Elmwood Park NJ 182 Market St 07407 201-796-0700

Emerson Clerk Emerson NJ 146 Linwood Avenue 07630 201-262-6058

Englewood Cliffs Clerk Englewood Cliffs NJ 482 Hudson Terrace 07632 201-569-5252

Fair Lawn Borough Clerk Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5340

Fairview Borough Clerk Fairview NJ 59 Anderson Avenue 07022 201-943-3300

Fort Lee Borough Clerk Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street 07024 201-592-3570

Franklin Lakes City Clerk Franklin Lakes NJ 480 De Korte Drive 07417 201-891-0048

Garfield City Clerk Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2001

Hackensack City Clerk Hackensack NJ 65 Central Avenue 07601 201-646-3940

Harrington Park Borough Clerk Harrington Park NJ 85 Harriot Avenue 07640 201-768-1714

Hasbrouck Heights Borough Clerk Hasbrouck Heights NJ 248 Hamilton Avenue 07604 201-288-0195

Haworth Borough Clerk Haworth NJ 300 Haworth Avenue 07641 201-384-4785

Little Ferry Clerk Little Ferry NJ 215 Liberty St 07643 201-641-9234

Lyndhurst Town Clerk Lyndhurst NJ 367 Valley Brook Avenue 07071 201-804-2457

Mahwah Township Clerk Mahwah NJ 300 New Jersey 17 07430 201-529-3730

Montvale Clerk Montvale NJ 12 Mercedes Drive 07645 201-391-2348

Moonachie Clerk Moonachie NJ 70 Moonachie Road 07074 201-641-5589

New Milford Borough Clerk New Milford NJ 930 River Rd 07646 201-967-5044

Norwood Borough Clerk Norwood NJ 455 Broadway 07648 201-767-7200

Oakland Clerk Oakland NJ 1 Municipal Plz 07436 201-337-8111

Oradell Borough Clerk Oradell NJ 355 Kinderkamack Rd 07649 201-261-8200

Palisades Park Borough Clerk Palisades Park NJ 275 Broad Avenue 07650 201-585-4100

Park Ridge Borough Clerk Park Ridge NJ 55 Park Avenue 07656 201-573-1800


Bergen County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Bergen County, NJ. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Bergen County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Bergen County vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Bergen County Department Of Health Services Paramus NJ 327 East Ridgewood Avenue 07652 201-634-2647

Bergen County Health Department Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza 07601 201-336-6244

Bergenfield Health Department Bergenfield NJ 198 North Washington Avenue 07621 201-387-4055

Elmwood Park Health Department Elmwood Park NJ 182 Market Street 07407 201-796-1072

Englewood Health Department Englewood NJ 73 South Van Brunt Street 07631 201-871-6501

Fair Lawn Health Department Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5330

Fort Lee Health Department Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street 07024 201-592-3500

Garfield Health Department Garfield NJ 60 Elizabeth Street 07026 973-340-4202

Hackensack Health Department Hackensack NJ 215 State Street 07601 201-646-3965

Little Ferry Health Department Little Ferry NJ 16 Sabina Street 07643 201-641-3900

Lyndhurst Township Health Department Lyndhurst NJ 601 Riverside Avenue 07071 201-804-2502

Mid-Bergen Regional Health Commission New Milford NJ 930 River Road 07646 201-599-6290

North Arlington Health Department North Arlington NJ 10 Beaver Avenue 07031 201-955-5695

Northwest Bergen Regional Health Commission Waldwick NJ 20 West Prospect Street 07463 201-445-7217

Palisades Park Health Department Palisades Park NJ 275 Broad Avenue 07650 201-585-4106

Paramus Department Of Health Paramus NJ 1 West Jockish Square 07652 201-265-2100


Bergen County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Bergen County, NJ. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain public records such as Bergen County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Bergen County Medical Examiner & Coroner Paramus NJ 351 East Ridgewood Avenue 07652 201-634-2940


Bergen County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Bergen County, NJ. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Bergen County vital records. You can find Bergen County birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Garfield City Hall Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2108

Hackensack City Hall Hackensack NJ 65 Central Avenue 07601 201-646-3940