City Clerk

The City Clerk's office is responsible for:

  • Municipal Clerk duties
  • Vital Statistics
  • Licensing
  • Alcohol Beverage Control Board

Certified copies of vital records may be obtained on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday’s between the hours of 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. only. For the request form, view the online forms.

Licenses For Marriage, Civil Union, Domestic Partnership

Effective June 1, 2013 marriage, civil union & domestic partnership applications will be taken on Thursdays, by appointment only.

Please contact our office at (908)474-8452 to schedule an appointment.

Appointments can also be made in person in the City Clerk’s office 2nd floor, City Hall.

Please be advised that there is a state mandated 72 hour waiting period that must be met prior to the release of all marriage licenses.

City Clerk Joseph C. Bodek
Tel: 908.474.8452

Deputy Municipal Clerk Jennifer Honan
Tel: 908.474.8449

Licensing Clerk: Joan Turbett
Tel: 908.474.8406

General Email:

Location City Hall
301 North Wood Avenue
Linden, New Jersey 07036

Hours Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm

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