Welcome to the Township of Lakewood Department of Vital Statistics online ordering system. Requests will be processed between Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
In the Township of Lakewood, the Office of Vital Statistics and Registry registers vital events and maintains Birth, Marriage, and Death records starting in 1918.
For information about vital records from May 1848 through 1917 visit the State Archives web page.
The Office of Vital Statistics processes orders within 2 business days, excluding weekends and holidays, once all information is available.
Please note - New Jersey law protects and restricts the release of Vital Records. Vital Records are not public records and cannot be searched online.
REQUESTING A NON-GENEALOGICAL CERTIFIED BIRTH, DEATH, OR MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE
Vital Records outside of the Township of Lakewood, NJ
To begin the order process, click on the links on the left
|Certified Birth Certificate
|Certified Death Certificate
|$20.00 for 1st copy
$2.00 each addt'l
|Certified Marriage Certificate
Regular USPS Mail
Regular USPS Mail is provided to the applicant at no cost as a courtesy of the Township of Lakewood Department of Vital Statistics. Please allow 5-7 business days for your application to be processed and the vital record to be mailed to you.
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM