Marriage Licenses

  • You must obtain your marriage license at least 24 hours before your wedding ceremony
  • Your marriage license is good for a period of no longer than 60 days
  • Both parties must apply together, in person
  • You must bring with you at least one of the following to establish proof of age:
    • Birth Certificate, Baptismal record or Naturalization record
      and at least one of the following to establish proof of identity:
    • Driver's license, Passport, Employment picture ID or Immigration record.
  • If either party is divorced, certified copies must be presented as proof of such
  • If previously married, must bring proof of dissolution of all previous marriages. If any required documents are not in English, a certified transcription is mandatory.

The cost of a marriage license is $40, which is a New York State fee.

No blood test is required.

Requesting a Copy of a Marriage Certificate

Proof of identity such as a copy of your drivers license is required to obtain a copy of a marriage certificate.

The cost of a copy of a marriage certificate is $10.