Marriage licenses may be obtained between 8:00 a.m.and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The license is valid for 60 days from the date of issuance and may be used in any county in the state. A marriage license costs $60.00. We only accept CASH.
Both parties to a marriage must appear to obtain the license.
Applicants 18 years of age and older must provide their Social Security card and photo I.D.. The following will be accepted in lieu of a social security card:
- Numi sheet from the Social Security Office
- Tax Return or W-2
- Pay Stub with complete Social Security number on it
If applicant does not have a Social Security number because they are not eligible for one, they may present a sworn statement/affidavit (copies of the affidavit can be obtained at the Register of Deeds Office).
Drivers License (current)
State issued I.D. card (current)
Military I.D. (current)
PLEASE NOTE: NAMES ON PHOTO ID's MUST EXACTLY MATCH NAMES ON SOCIAL SECURITY CARDS OR AFFIDAVITS OR A MARRIAGE LICENSE CANNOT BE ISSUED.
If either party has been divorced within the past 30 days of the license application, the divorce decree must be verified. You may present the original or a certified copy of the decree.
If either party has ever been married previously, they must know the month and year of their last divorce if the marriage ended by divorce or the month and year of the death of their previous spouse if their marriage ended by death.