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City Clerk

We accept, file, record, and maintain all municipal records for Boston. For the public, we sell various licenses and permits and can notarize and attest to documents.

Please note: Our cashier is only open until 4:30 p.m. each weekday. We do not process any business transactions after 4:30 p.m.

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Contact
1 City Hall Square
Room 601
Boston MA  02201-2014
United States
Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Birth, marriage, and death certificates
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If you need help with birth, marriage, or death certificates, please contact the Registry Department.

Public notices

We add information on City of Boston public meetings and hearings to the public notices section of our website.

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Our office maintains public records, including all information related to the City Council. Learn more about posting notices for public meetings and hearings.

Upcoming meetings and hearings

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Dec 18

Public Facilities Commission Meeting (PFD)

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Dec 18

Public Facilities Commission Meeting (DND)

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Dec 18

Boston Retirement Board meeting

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Dec 18

Disability Commission Advisory Board meeting

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