Marriage Licenses

We process marriage licenses until 4 p.m. An appointment must be made to apply for a marriage license.

Requirements


  • The applicants must be 18 years or older and have picture identification with their birth date listed. Parental consent is needed for 16 and 17 year olds.
  • Both applicants may fill out the application in person at the Probate Court office or the application may be completed online at http://georgiaprobaterecords.com/. You will let the clerk know that you have completed your application online upon arrival for your appointment. An appointment must be made to apply for a marriage license.
  • No blood test is required for a marriage license.

What to Bring


  • Photo Identification
  • If previously married, you will need a copy of your divorce papers' final decree with the judge's signature or death certificate of previous spouse.
  • Certification of completion of qualifying premarital counseling. (Optional)

Fees


  • With certificate of counseling: $36
  • Without counseling: $76
We accept all forms of payment; cash (no bills larger than $20), check, or money orders, credit/debit cards.


​Announcements


  • Due to Probate Court's heavy caseload, we will not be performing wedding ceremonies starting December 1, 2019.