Statement of single status (no impediment to marriage) is a document that verifies whether an individual has any recorded marriages on file in the State of Missouri.

To request a statement of single status, please mail or submit in person (Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Bureau of Vital Records, 930 Wildwood Drive, Jefferson City, Missouri 65109) a written request including the following:

  • Printed full name, including any prior legal names
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Gender
  • Ethnicity or race
  • If ever married, date of divorce(s)
  • If never married, list years from 18th birthday to current year
  • Signature and date (signature must be notarized if not submitted in person)
  • $15 check or money order per statement (cash and credit card also accepted in person)