229 Trenton Avenue, Barrington, NJ 08007
(856) 547-0706


Eileen Holcombe, Registrar
Terry Shannon, Deputy Registrar
(856)  547-8585

HOURS: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday – 9:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Tuesday – 12:45 – 6:00 p.m 

The registrar’s office handles vital statistics. These services include:

  • Applying for a Marriage License (call to schedule appointment)
  • Obtaining Certified Copies of Birth, Death and Marriage Records
  • Domestic Partnership

Certified Copy of Birth or Marriage Record: $10 each
Certified Copy of Death Certificate: First $25, each subsequent ordered at same time $2
Photo ID with current address and/or 2 pieces of mail with current address must be submitted with records request.


The marriage license needs to be applied for in the town in which the bride resides. It is also recommended to set up an appointment at the Mayor’s Office to ensure that the registrar is available.

A Vital Record certified copy can be obtained from the city/town where the birth, marriage or death took place. If your event took place in Barrington a certified copy of a Vital Statistics record may be requested through the Mayor’s Office. Proof of identity must be provided.

As long as your event occurred in New Jersey, records are also available from the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services, Vital Statistics, by calling 609-292-4087. Information is provided on the State of NJ web site www.state.nj.us/health .