Congratulations on your decision to get married! Completing the process for your marriage license can be done by filling out this online application. Be sure to fill out all fields.
Both parties will need to appear in-person to purchase and pick up your license. Appointments are not needed. Licenses are issued the same day.
Bring photo identification for both parties (driver’s license, state ID card, passport, etc.). The name on the application should match the identification provided.
Walk-in service is available Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:00pm.
Both parties must be in our office, with a completed application by 4:00pm in order to purchase a marriage license that day.
Marriage licenses cost $60.00 and is non-refundable. If you are requesting a waiver of the three-day waiting period, the cost becomes $65.00 instead.
PLEASE NOTE: The ceremony must take place somewhere in the state of Oregon. The marriage license cannot be used out of state.
You must meet these requirements in order to be considered eligible to apply for a marriage license. Blood tests and medical exams are not required.
Licenses may be obtained in any county in Oregon, must be returned to the County from which they were issued, and can only be used in the State of Oregon. No extensions of time or refunds of money are made once the license is issued.
Once the marriage has taken place, and the completed marriage license is returned to the County Clerk, an official certified copy of the license can be obtained from the County Clerk for $7.75 for the first copy, $4.00 for each additional copy purchased at the same time.
If an issued license or decorative certificate is lost or destroyed, it can be replaced at the County Clerk’s Office for a fee.