Domestic partners may now have certain privileges only afforded to spouses until recently, including having a say in medical and burial arrangements. To register as domestic partners, pick up a packet in the city clerks office at Venice City Hall, 401 W. Venice Ave., Monday – Friday, between 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Take the packet home to fill out the application, then make an appointment with the clerk’s office to submit the application and receive identification cards. For more information, call (941) 486-2626 and ask for the city clerk’s office.