Permit/License/Records Services


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General Information
Description of ServiceThe main responsibilities of the city clerk entail handling requests for and maintenance of all birth and death records, as well as issuing licenses for: marriage, owning a dog , auctioneers, transient merchants and Peddlers, solicitors. Residents can receive access to information about capital projects and police reports. The clerk is responsible for maintaining any and all information pertinent to the Common Council that can be used at their monthly meetings. The clerk prepares the agenda and the resolutions that are acted upon during the meetings.
Geographical AreaCity of Amsterdam
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Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-841-4313
Intake RequirementsBoth parties must be present to complete the appliction and sign the affidavit
Additional RequirementsFor Marriage Liscense you must provide one form of photo ID and a Birth Certificate
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
Eligibility18 or older without parental concent for a marriage liscense
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 City Hall
Physical Site Address 2 61 Church Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Amsterdam, NY 12010
Main Phone 518-841-4300
Fax 518-842-6802
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: AMSTERDAM CITY
Affiliated Program: CITY CLERK
This Service: Permit/License/Records Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Animal Licenses (PD-0700.0600)
Birth Certificates (DF-7000.1200)
City/Town Clerk Offices (TD-6600.4500-040)
Death Certificates (DF-7000.1700-300)
Marriage Certificates (DF-7000.4950)
Marriage Licenses (DF-7000.5000)
Street Vendor Permits (DF-7000.8295-890)