(Issued from 8:30 AM Thru 4:30 PM, Monday thru Friday
MARRIAGE LICENSE WILL NOT BE ISSUED AFTER 4:30 P.M. DUE TO THE PROCESSING TIME REQUIRED )
BOTH PEOPLE MUST COME IN TOGETHER
THE COST IS EITHER:
$76.00 if you have NOT had premarital counseling
$36.00 if you have had premarital counseling
(*If you have had premarital counseling, there is a certificate that must be completed by the person who has administered the counseling to you. The Court can provide you with the blank certificate upon request. This completed and notarized certificate must be brought into the Court at the time of application for your marriage license.*)
Marriage License Requirements are:
- Both parties are required to submit a PHOTO I. D.; birth certificates and social security cards are NOT acceptable types of PHOTO I. D.
- If either party has been previously married and divorced, then a copy of the FINAL divorce decree, signed and dated by the Judge, is required.
- The legal age of consent for both parties is 18. If the bride or groom is 16 or 17, you will need BOTH parents to sign the marriage application on your behalf. BOTH parents will need to bring PHOTO I. D. AND a CERTIFIED copy of the minor's birth certificate dated within the last 45 days, showing both parent's names.
- NO ONE under the age of 16 MAY MARRY under any circumstances.
**(Click Here for ADDITIONAL INFORMATION REGARDING MINORS)**
You may complete the application online, you will be given a number that is good for 14 days. You must bring the number with you to complete the process in the Carroll County Probate Court. Your license will be issued to you in the Probate Court upon signature and payment.