Registration & Control of Vital Statistics

The Department processes and maintains custody of the following documents related to vital statistics of the Borough's population:

  • Registration of all Births, Deaths, Marriages, Civil Unions and Domestic Partnerships that occur in Westwood.
  • Acceptance of Marriage, Civil Union and Domestic Partnerships license applications.
  • Issuance of Burial Permits.
  • Filing of all Burial Permits from Westwood Cemetery.
  • Issuance of Certified Copies for Vital Records for any Birth, Death, Marriage, Civil Union or Domestic Partnership that has occurred in Westwood; following guidelines set forth in Executive Order Number 18.

Apostille Seal

If you require a Certified Copy of a Vital Record with an Apostille Seal, please follow the information found here