Helpful Links and Pages

I. How to get your Marriage License in New Jersey

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

II. How to get your marriage License in PA

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. 


  • Applicants should take the necessary steps to obtain a marriage license two to three weeks before the scheduled date of their marriage ceremony.
  • When you apply for license, you may take it with you.
  • The license is not valid until three days after application.
  • A marriage license is valid for 60 days from date it is issued.
  • Please note that if you cannot speak English, an independent translator must accompany the applicants.

III. How to Get your Marriage License in NY State and the Five Boroughs

 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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