Permit/License/Records Services


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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Town Clerk issues Birth, Marriage, and Death Certificates; Fishing, Hunting and Dog Licenses; Transfer Station Stickers; Notary Public services; copies of zoning maps and regulations, Freedom of Information requests.
Geographical AreaTown of Canaan
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-781-3144 or walk-in
Charlotte Cowan, Town Clerk
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Additional RequirementsFor Marriage license: Photo ID and Birth certificate. If previously married proof of divorce, annulment or death required. For Dog license: Proof of Rabies vaccination and spay/neuter documentation.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityFor Marriage license age 18 or older unless both parental consent obtained.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Hours of Operation Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:30 am-2:30 pm, Thu 6:00 pm-8:00 pm (Town Clerk)
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 1647 County Route 5
Physical Site City, State, Zip Canaan, NY 12029
Main Phone 518-781-3144
Fax 518-781-3003
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CANAAN TOWN
Affiliated Program: TOWN 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)
Fishing Licenses (DF-7000.2200)
Hunting Licenses (DF-7000.3000)
Marriage Certificates (DF-7000.4950)
Marriage Licenses (DF-7000.5000)
Notary Public Services (FT-6100)