Divorce verifications may be ordered ONLINE or by Mail.
Check on your online order status here.
Currently the Division of Vital Records’ lobby is closed.
The Division of Vital Records (DVR) of the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) verifies divorces and annulments that occurred on or after January 1, 1992. The Verification of Divorce form, accepted by certain agencies seeking proof of divorce or annulment, includes the names of the persons divorced, the county where the divorce took place, the date of the decree, and type of divorce action.
To order online, visit www.vitalchek.com.
Please mail the application, photocopies of required identification, fee (check or money order only, made payable to the Division of Vital Records), and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Division of Vital Records, P.O. Box 68760, Baltimore, MD 21215-0036.
201 W. Preston Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2399
(410) 767-6500 or 1-877-463-3464