Vital Records & Licensing


*Important office changes*

Olmsted County Vital Records is now open. Some of our processes have changed to comply with social distancing guidelines for the safety of our customers and staff. Please note the changes below.

Driver's License and Minnesota ID Cards - Read this first

1. Fill out the Pre apply online application

2. Go to: Olmsted County Online Check-In to schedule arrival time.

Birth & Death Certificates, Marriage Licenses and Certificates, Notary Services and Credentials of Ordination

These services are available and have moved to conference room number 4. Please follow signage from the main entrance, or staff can direct you.

Business Licensing

All business licensing applications and submissions must be sent by mail or dropped in the white drop box located in the main lobby of the Government Center. 

Birth Certificates       

Death Certificates

Marriage Certificates

Drivers License/ID Cards

Marriage Licenses

Divorce Records

Miscellaneous Permits and Licenses

Special Events and Exhibitions


Notary Services

Record Ministry Credentials

Vital Records Fees