Order a Copy
Order copies of King County recorded documents.
Link to this online form to request copies of recorded property documents, such as deeds, easements, short plats, and surveys dated before August 1, 1991.
Link to this online form to request copies of recorded military discharge documents dated before August 1, 1991.
Need a copy of your marriage certificate?
For marriage certificates dated after 1989, order a copy directly from the King County Recorder's Office (external link).
For marriage certificates dated before 1989, order directly from the Washington State Digital Archives (external link).
WHERE ARE PRE-1989 APPLICATIONS?
Prior to 1989, marriage applications were not considered archival records according to the Washington State Records Retention Schedule and were not retained. Please call the Archives at 206-263-2480 or send us an email if you need a letter stating that information.