John Marshall Courts Building
400 North 9th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Days of Operation: Monday - Friday
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Recording Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Marriage Licenses: 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
|General Info||(804) 646-6505|
|Marriage License||(804) 646-6767|
|Jury Duty Line||(804) 646-0802|
|Jury Question Line||(804) 646-6501|
|Criminal Section||(804) 646-6553|
|Civil Section:||(804) 646-6536|
|Record Room||(804) 646-6530|
The Clerk's Office will record free of charge to all veterans the original or a properly authenticated copy of either the discharge certificate or the report of separation from active duty (Department of Defense Document DD-214), or both.
Access to Military Discharges Recorded
Code of Virginia § 17.1-265 provides strict guidelines by which access to military discharges may be granted. To ensure that statutory provisions have been met, the Clerk's Office requires a photo ID before providing access to such records.
For additional information regarding military discharges, please call the Clerk's Office at (804) 646-6530 and ask to speak to a staff member in the Record Room.