Records Within Reach

**Future “Records Within Reach” dates are TBD until further notice**

Clerk Recorder staff will be on-site at DMV in Concord to provide Birth and Marriage Certificate services.

These may be used in part as forms of identity for obtaining your REALID.

Please visit for a complete list of acceptable proof of identification documents.

Death Certificates are also available for purchase.


  • BIRTH CERTIFICATES: The birth occurred in Contra Costa County
  • DEATH CERTIFICATES: The deceased passed in Contra Costa County
  • MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE: The Marriage License was originally purchased in Contra Costa County