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Divorce Confirmations

The state vital records office will conduct a search to determine the occurrence of a divorce, and can issue a confirmation of a divorce. The state office of vital records cannot issue a divorce record. Certified copies of divorce records are only available from the Clerk of the Superior Court in the county where the divorce was granted.

Required Information

The person requesting a divorce confirmation must provide:

  1.  A completed and signed request form
  2. A certified check or money order made payable to Vital Records Services

Fees

Georgia law requires pre-payment before a record or a service can be provided. Fees are not refundable after a service has been provided. Records are sent first class mail.

 

Fee includes the search & confirmation of divorce event:

$10.00

(The state Vital Records office will conduct a search to determine the occurrence of a divorce, but cannot issue a record. Certified copies of divorce records are only available from the Clerk of the Superior Court in the county where the divorce was granted.)

Multi-year search (every three years or portion thereof):

$10.00

Methods of Payment

Fees may be paid by one of the following methods:

  •  Certified Check
  • Money Order

Do NOT send cash in the mail. Make certified checks and money orders payable to Vital Records.

Where to Mail Your Request

Vital Records
2600 Skyland Drive, NE
Atlanta, GA 30319

Where to Request a Divorce Record

Certified copies of divorce decrees are only available in the county where the divorce was granted.