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Marriage License Requirements
  1. You do not need to be a resident of Florida to get a Marriage License.
  2. You must be over the age of 18 yrs to apply without parental consent. Unless you have been previously married & divorced. You must however provide a certified copy of the final judgment as proof.
  3. The application fee is $93.50 that can be paid by cash, credit card or money order. Personal checks are not accepted.
  4. A drivers License, Birth Certificate, Military ID Card, State issued ID Card or Passport must be presented at the time of application. You do not need to show your Social Security card (just put the number on the form) if you are from the USA. For foreign visitors, the number off your Drivers License can be used.
Discount Available
Florida couples that complete a 4 hour marriage preparation course will receive $32.50 reduction off the License Fee. Contact the Clerk of Court for specific details. Marriage License
  1. Couples who do not wish to take the course must wait 3 days for the application.
  2. Out of state residents can receive their Marriage License straight away (no waiting period required).
  3. The Marriage License will be effective from the date on the License to Marry Form and must be used within 60days from that date.
  4. Officials must have the Marriage License before they can solemnize the marriage.
  5. The official performing the ceremony/solemnizing the Marriage will complete the Marriage License then return it to the Clerk of Court within 10 days. Official Records will record the license and the original is sent to the Office of Vital Statistics in Jacksonville, Florida. A Certified Copy of the Marriage license is then sent to the couple either in the USA or Overseas.
  6. Additional copies can be requested for a $2.50 fee per copy.
  7. Blood tests are no longer required.

For Future Additional Copies
Write to:
Orange County Controllers Office
Att: Official Records Department
PO Box 38
Orlando, Florida, 32802
or
109 E. Church Street
Suite300

Orlando, Florida, 32801
Tel: 407-836-5115

Marriage Ceremony
This must be performed in the state of Florida and performed/solemnized by a NOTARY PUBLIC of Florida, Judge, Licensed or Ordained Minister, Church Elder or Deputy Clerk.

Where to Apply for the License

  • Licenses are issued at most offices Monday-Friday from 8.30am until 4.30pm.
  • Call ahead incase of changes.
  • Offices are usually closed for Public Holidays.

Osceola County - Kissimmee
Osceola County Court House
2 Courthouse Square
Kissimmee 34741
Tel# 407-343-3530

Orange County - Orlando
Orange County Court House
425 N. Orange Avenue, Room 355
Orlando 32801
Tel# 407-836-2067

Winter Park
450 North Lakemont Avenue
Orlando 32792
Tel# 407-671-1116

Seminole County
376 Wilshire Blvd
Casselberry 32706
Tel# 407-862-5373

License By Mail
FloridaMarriageLicenseByMail.com
321-945-1563