|Mailing Address||Office Hours||Department Head|
|City Clerk's Office
1000 Commonwealth Avenue
City Hall, First Floor
Newton, MA 02459
|Monday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm,
Tuesday, 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
|David A. Olson
The City Clerk is the official record keeper for the City of Newton. Records kept by the Office of the City Clerk include but are not limited to vital statistics (birth, marriage, and death certificates), Burial Permits, Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) filings, Business Certificates (DBA’s), the records of the Newton City Council, appeals from decisions of the Zoning Board of Appeals and Planning Board, and filings from City Boards and Commissions. The City Clerk is the Chief Elections Official for the City of Newton and is responsible for the annual Census, and oversees the City Archives.
Please renew your Dog License annually starting April 1st.
Dog Licenses and Off-Leash Park Permits: Please click here for more information about Dog Licenses and Off-leash Permits.
September Municipal Preliminary
November Municipal Election
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Certified copies of Marriage Certificates can ONLY be obtained from the City or Town that issued the certificate even if the ceremony was performed in another community. For more information please click here