Vital Records Contact Information

Contacts / Mailing Address Information

Darin J. Meschke - State Registrar, Director

Carmell Barth - Deputy State Registrar, Assistant Director

Division of Vital Records
600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 301
Bismarck, ND 58505-0200

Do you have a Question for our staff?

Call us at (701) 328-2360. M-F, 7:30am-5:00pm (except holidays)

 Fax us at (701) 328-1850. (Our fax line is available 24 hours/day - 7 days/week, we respond on the next business day)

 Send an E-mail to

Stop by our office, located in the Judicial Wing of the State Capital in room 118.  Our walk-in service hours are M-F, 7:30a-4:45p (except holidays)

Divorce and Annulment questions should be sent to the clerk of court or recorder in the county in which the divorce or annulment was decreed.