The Town Clerk accepts cash, personal checks, money orders, and credit cards. A $15 fee will be assessed for returned checks.
All dogs 4 months of age and older must be licensed. Fees are as follows: spayed/neutered $9, unspayed/unneutered $18. An updated copy of the rabies vaccination is required. Checks should be made payable to Attica Town Clerk. Dog licenses can be mailed to the Town Clerk's attention. Mail to: Attica Town Clerk, 9 Water Street, Attica, NY 14011. Please include a stamped self-addressed envelope. To reach the County Animal Control Officer, please call Justa Goodell at (585) 786-8938.
Photo ID is required.
Marriage licenses require the presence of the bride and groom. Original birth certificates (with seal) , as well as a driver’s license or passport, are required for identification purposes. Divorced applicants must bring dated divorce papers. The cost is $40, made payable to the Attica Town Clerk. A marriage ceremony cannot occur until 24 hours after license issuance and the license is valid for up to 60 days.
The Town Clerk issues the permit after your physician has filled out the required paperwork. Please see attached instructions and application. A valid photo ID is required. There is no fee for the permit.
To request copies of Town records, please complete the FOIL request form and submit it to the Town Clerk. Copies will only be made after payment has been received. FOIL Request Form
Phone: (585) 591-2920 option #8
Fax: (585) 815-3635
Hours: Tuesday: 9:00 AM–5:00 PM Closed:12:00–12:30 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Thursday: 4:00 PM-7:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM–12:00 PM
Or by appointment
The time periods are waived for direct line descendants. A direct line descendant is a person in the direct line of descent, i.e., the child, grandchild, great-grandchild of the person whose record is requested. The direct line descendant applicant must provide the following:
Proof of their relationship to the person whose record they are requesting.
Proof of the death of the person whose birth certificate they are requesting.
Proof of the death of both spouses whose marriage certificate they are requesting Genealogy Request Form:
Marriage Certificate Form:
Certified copies of marriage licenses may be issued to the spouses listed on the license.
If requesting by mail: Please complete the request form and submit with a notarized letter requesting the document, a copy of a government-issued photo ID (driver's license, passport, military ID).