Marriage Certificates

Marriage License or Certificate Requirements (Click Here)


  • A blood test or physical exam is not a requirement.
  • Common-law marriages are not recognized in West Virginia.

Marriage Certificate

Complete application: click here to obtain a certified copy of Marriage Certificate 
and submit to:

Berkeley County Courthouse 
Attention: Vital Statistics Desk
100 West King Street 
Martinsburg, WV 25401

NOTE: Certificates can only be obtained by the individual listed on the certificate or their designated representative, i.e. person having power-of-attorney, an attorney, or estate executor.

Download: Marriage Certificate Application