How to get a New York State Marriage License

Where do you get a marriage license?

couple who intends to be married in New York State must apply in person for a marriage license to any Town or City Clerk in the State. The fee is $40.00, and the State requires no premarital examination or blood test.

Is there a waiting period?

Yes, Although the marriage license is issued immediately by the Clerk, the ceremony may not take place within 24 hours.

How long is the license valid?

The marriage license is valid for 60 calendar days after it is issued.

Once you have the license, please bring it with you to the ceremony. I will complete the license and have you signed after the ceremony.

You may contact Randy with any questions.