Are divorce records located in the Recorder's Office?

No, divorces are court actions, so the records are kept at the Clerk of District Court's office. Please contact the Clerk of Court, Civil Division at 319-398-3411.

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1. Are divorce records located in the Recorder's Office?
2. Does the Clerk of Court perform marriage ceremonies?
3. Can the Recorder's Office verify information via telephone regarding birth, death and/or marriage records ?
4. Is there a process to register as an officiant to perform marriages in Iowa?
5. What is the fee for a certified copy of a birth, death or marriage record?
6. Where do I get a marriage license?
7. Where do I get a copy of my birth certificate?
8. Once we pick up our license to marry, how long is it valid?
9. If I need a certified copy of a vital record from another county, where do I apply?