Marriages in Massachusetts are recorded in the city or town where the couple applies for the marriage license. If you applied for a marriage license in Lincoln, you may obtain a certificate of the marriage here after the executed license has been returned by the officiant.
The fee to obtain a marriage certificate is $5.00; checks payable to the Town of Lincoln.
To pick up certificates in person, please order your certificates by phone and they will be prepared in advance of your arrival. Walk-in requests are also accepted; you may wait while the certificates are prepared.
To receive certificates by mail, send a check or money order payable to: Town of Lincoln. Be sure to include a self-addressed stamped envelope, the names of both parties (prior to marriage), and the date of the wedding.