NEW:  

You can now renew your DOG LICENSE online.  You can use owner's name, dog license number or dog's name.  There will be a convenience fee of $1.75 per transaction, not per dog license, added to the license fee amount. If the rabies has expired or will expire within the month you will not be able to license your dog online.  You are able to renew your dog licenses at any time, whether the renewal is up or not.  

CLICK HERE to renew your dog license online.

Beginning May 1, Town/Village Dog Enumeration:  All dogs not licensed during enumeration will be charged a $25.00 Enumeration Fee.


Deputy Town Clerk

Vicky Rykert

Attica Town Clerk

Kristen Kriger, Registered Municipal Clerk, Notary Public

E-mail:townclerk@attica.org

Phone:  585-591-2920

Forms of Payments
The Town Clerk accepts cash, personal checks, money orders and credit cards.  A $15 fee will be assessed for returned checks.


Dog Licenses
All dogs 4 months of age and older must be licensed.  Fees are as follows:  spayed/neutered $9, unspayed/unneutered $18.   Click here for a dog license form.  An updated copy of 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. DOG LICENSE FORM


Hunting & Fishing Licenses
Photo ID is required.     

Notary Services

Available at no cost.  Please bring photo ID.  Do not sign the document until you are in the notary's presence.


Marriage Licenses
Marriage licenses require the presence of the bride and groom.  Original birth certificates (with seal) as well as a drivers 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.  


Parking Permits for Persons with Disability
The Town Clerk issues the permit after your physician has filled out the required paperwork. Please see attached instructions and application.  Valid photo ID is required.  There is no fee for the permit. 


Requests for Copies of Town Records (other than marriage, birth, death) 
To request copies of Town records, please complete the FOIL request form and submit to the Town Clerk.  Copies will only be made after payment has been received.  
FOIL Request Form

Certified Copies of Birth, Death, Marriage Records
Marriage Certificates:
 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). Click Here for NYSDOH-301 Form

Mail form to Attica Town Clerk, 9 Water Street, Attica, NY  14011.
If requesting in person: (please call ahead 585-591-2920)  a government issued photo ID and a completed marriage request form.
Fee:  $10.00 payable to the Attica Town Clerk
Death Certificates:  Certified copies of death certificates can only be issued to a spouse, children, siblings or parents of the deceased or other lawful representative with medical or legal documentation.
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).
If requesting in person: (please call ahead 585-591-2920) a government issued photo ID and a completed death certificate request form.
Fee:  $10.00 payable to the Attica Town Clerk
Birth Certificates:  A certified copy of a certificate of live birth may only be issued to the following:  the individual named on the certificate, a parent named on the certificate, a legal guardian or by court order.
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)
If requesting in person (please call ahead 585-591-2920):  a government issued photo ID and a completed birth certificate request form.
Fee:  $10.00 payable to the Attica Town Clerk


Genealogy Requests:
Birth certificates - if on file for at least 75 years and the person whose name is on the birth certificate is known to be deceased.
Death certificates - if on file for at least 50 years.
Marriage certificates - if on file for at least 50 years and both spouses are known to be deceased.

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 requestingGeneaology Request Form:
Fee:  $10.00 payable to the Attica Town Clerk

9 Water Street, Attica, NY 14011 
Phone:  585-591-2920