See more: Government Personal records Official documents for identification and research. Services Birth records Get a birth certificate for someone over 3 Birth certificates are available online, in-person, and by mail Birth certificates for children under 3 Birth certificates are available online, in-person, and by mail. Death records Get a San Francisco death certificate You can get a copy of a death certificate record for someone who died in San Francisco more than 3 years ago and after 1906. Marriage and domestic partnership Get a marriage license Before you get married in California, you must have a marriage license issued in the past 90 days. Register as Domestic Partners You can register at City Hall for a San Francisco Domestic Partnership, with the option of a commitment ceremony. More services Get a death certificate for someone who died in the last 3 years Death certificates are available in-person, and by mail Get a SF City ID Get an identification card to get City services and benefits if you live in San Francisco. Related departments County Clerk We issue marriage, birth and death certificates, City IDs, and other documents. Department of Public Health We protect and promote the health of all San Franciscans.