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Frequently Asked Questions

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How much does a marriage license cost?
The fee for applying for a marriage license is $50. Cash, credit (except American Express) or debit accepted. This fee is non-refundable. If you are going to change your name after the wedding ceremony, a certified copy of the marriage license is available for $10. Read more on the License Fees page.

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1. What do I need to get married?
2. Where do I apply for a marriage license?
3. When can I apply for a marriage license?
4. What information is required to obtain a marriage license?
5. How much does a marriage license cost?
6. Is a blood test required for a marriage license?
7. After I apply for the marriage license, how soon can I get married?
8. Can someone at the Recorder of Deeds perform my marriage?
9. Who can perform a wedding ceremony?
10. Is there any special information I need if I am getting married after being divorced?