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WALK IN SERVICE

You or these family relations may walk in and order your vital record (birth, marriage, death certificate) in person at the Alameda County Recorder's Office:

  • Spouse (Husband or Wife)
    Sibling (Adult Brother or Sister)
    Grandparent
    Adult Child
    Adult Grandchild
    Registered Domestic Partner

Clerk-Recorder's Office Address:

1106 Madison Street
Oakland, CA 94607

Hours:

8:30 am - 4:30 pm


SUGGESTIONS FOR IN-PERSON REQUESTS:

Be certain to bring your current government ID. This is necessary.

Better to avoid lunch time, 12 noon to 2:00 pm as this is most busy time.

When you arrive, you will take a number and wait in cue to be called to the counter. Wait time may vary between 10 minutes to 1 hour.