Marriage certificates are on file in Scott County only if the applicants applied for their marriage license in Scott County. If the application was made in another county, contact that county or use the MOMS website to obtain a marriage certificate.
Ensure your daytime contact information is provided in the body of the email. Applications without contact information cannot be processed. Staff will call you at the time of processing to obtain credit/debit information. A 2.49% service fee is assessed on all credit/debit transactions. Your request will be processed within 24 hours and your certificate(s) will be mailed to the address provided in the email.
Option 2: Request by mail or drop box
Simply write a short note and include the following information (there is no application form needed):
Full names of both applicants
Applicant's name before marriage (if changed)
Date of marriage
Correct fees (see below)
Your return address
Mail or drop off in our drop box with check made out to Scott County to:
Scott County Government Center
Attn: Customer Service
200 Fourth Avenue West
Shakopee, MN 55379
Do not send cash.
The fee is $9 for each certified copy requested.
You can pay with cash, check (payable to Scott County) or credit card. If you pay with a credit card you will be paying a 2.45% convenience fee.