Marriage Licenses

Apply for a Marriage License

To apply for a marriage license in any Minnesota county, regardless of residence, go to the Minnesota Marriage License Application to begin the online process. 

Both applicants, after completing the online form, must complete the procedure for the license at the Recorder's Office. 

Wedding Ceremony 

The wedding ceremony can take place anywhere in the state, but it must happen within six months after the date shown on the completed application.


  • $115 Application Fee