The local government in Kings County has been compiling the Kings County marriage records since 1930 up to present. Hence, it has been on file for a while now and therefore the public can definitely obtain something about the marriage information on a certain person. Today, the county clerk office was commissioned by the state to spearhead in the documentation and release of such legal reports. Residents are able to go online to place the request or do it the traditional way by appearing before the office and personally do the retrieval process. If a certain marriage record is hard to find, your last resort would be to visit the New York State Department of Health, they most probably have the details which you have been looking for.
As for the request rate, you will be paying the minimum of $15.00 per copy even if you are requesting for your own marriage records Kings County. If you want more copies then you will have to pay $10.00 per copy. This is the case when the report will be used for domestic purposes. However, the cost for a marriage record for foreign use would be $30.00 per copy. The fee covers for the search, certification and hand signature with raised seal. If you want it to be valid outside the United States then you must do the following; have it authenticated at the county clerk’s office for a charge of $3.00, then take it to the New York State Department to have the county clerk’s signature authenticated too. That should be it; your copy of the marriage record would be valid even when you are abroad.