COVID-19 UPDATE: The City Clerk’s Office has temporarily relocated its public information counter to the 2nd Floor, Window #2, at City Hall. City Hall is only open to the public on Tuesdays and Fridays. Please note: We do NOT issue marriage licenses. For marriage licenses, contact the Registry Department at 617-635-4175.
We're conducting all transactions by appointment only. Our online scheduler is no longer available to make appointments. Please call 617-635-2685 to schedule an appointment on Tuesday or Friday, when City Hall is open to the public. Appointments can be made based on availability, between 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. To expedite your appointment, staff will ask for the reason you are coming to City Hall. We want to make sure that the City Clerk's Office offers the services you are looking for.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) update: Governor Charlie Baker announced an emergency order modifying the State’s Open Meeting Law. The order order suspends the requirement for public access to the physical location where a public meeting is taking place, provided there are other means of access. Read the emergency order.