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Do I need to register in the Recorder's office to perform a marriage? - No, there is no requirement to register at this time. For more information please review the Officiant Pamphlet.
Are divorce records kept in the Recorder's office? - No, divorce records are kept in the Clerk of District Court.
Can I apply for a marriage license in one county and get married in another county? - Yes, the license is valid in any county in the state of Iowa.
Can I get a document notarized in the Recorder's office? - Our office does not have a Notary Public.
What if I don't have a driver's license or ID to have a document notarized? Click here to see a list of documentation that is acceptable for notarization.