Contact Us

Address: 

John Marshall Courts Building
400 North 9th Street
Richmond, VA 23219

 

Days of Operation:        Monday - Friday

Hours:                              8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Recording Hours:           8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Marriage Licenses:         8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

 

Phone:

General Info(804) 646-6505
Marriage License(804) 646-6767
Jury Duty Line(804) 646-0802
Jury Question Line(804) 646-6501
Criminal Section (804) 646-6553
Fax:(804) 646-6562
Civil Section:(804) 646-6536
Fax:(804) 646-7274
Probate(804) 646-6540
Record Room(804) 646-6530

Recordation

The Clerk's Office will record free of charge to all veterans the original or a properly authenticated copy of either the discharge certificate or the report of separation from active duty (Department of Defense Document DD-214), or both.

Access to Military Discharges Recorded

Code of Virginia § 17.1-265 provides strict guidelines by which access to military discharges may be granted. To ensure that statutory provisions have been met, the Clerk's Office requires a photo ID before providing access to such records.

For additional information regarding military discharges, please call the Clerk's Office at (804) 646-6530 and ask to speak to a staff member in the Record Room.