1. Proof of identity by presenting your driver's license, passport or state/federal I.D.
2. Proof of residency by one applicant if a NJ resident.
3. Social Security number*
4. A witness, 18 years of age or older.
5. The $28 application fee.
NJ Marriage License (General FAQS) Bi-lingual English and Spanish
Applicants seeking a marriage license must appear together in the Marriage License Bureau of the Register of Wills Office and complete a Marriage License Application.
Go to the city or town clerk's office. You may get a marriage license valid in the state of New York at any city or town clerk's office. Both parties must appear in person to apply for a marriage license.
NY State Link:
Five Boroughs Link:
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