Health & Vital Statistics

Effective Monday, September 14, 2020, the Health Department and Office of Vital Statistics will be open for walk-in service Monday through Friday between the hours of 1:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. until further notice. A drop box is located outside our office for payment and correspondence. Please call our office if you have any questions. 


The Summit Health Department is dedicated to furthering the health and well being of Summit citizens. The Office of Vital Statistics maintains records of all births, deaths, marriages, civil unions and domestic partnerships that take place in the City of Summit.

Amending a Vital Record

Amendments are done by appointment only. Since there are many unique circumstances involved in amending a vital record, it is recommended you call our office to discuss the matter before scheduling an appointment. 

Applying for a Marriage/Civil Union License or to Register a Domestic Partnership.

Applications are taken by appointment only, please call 908-277-6464 to schedule an appointment.

Instructions & Applications

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