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Blue Rounded Corner

16 or 17 Years of Age

 

  • Both parents or guardian must accompany in applying for license.

  • Blood tests are no longer needed

  • An underage application is required unless waived by a Court of Record or the County Mayor.

  • Identification requirements
       Certified birth certificate
    Accompanying parents must have one of the following:
       Driver License
       State issued ID
       Certified Birth Certificate
       Military ID
       Passport

  • COST:
    There are two price options:

    1) With Certification of Completion certifying at least four hours of premarital counseling - $40 (Includes $5.00 fee for certified copy of marriage certificate

    2) Without Certification of Completion certifying at least four hours of premarital counseling - $102.50 (Includes $5.00 fee for certified copy of marriage certificate
    **Go Here to Obtain a Certification of Completion.
    *Additional $5.00 if Underage Application is necessary.  

  • You must know the following:
       Parents full name (including maiden name of mother)
       Parents state of birth and address, if living
       Applicant's number of prior marriages
       Date last marriage ended (if applicable)

  • A marriage license is valid for 30 days after issuance and may be executed outside of Tennessee. However, it must be returned to the issuing Clerk for recording and filing with the Tennessee Vital Records Office.

  • Checks accepted from Hamilton County residents only. VISA, MasterCard or Discover accepted

Marriage License Pre-Application Online
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