Marriage Licenses

FLORIDA MARRIAGE REQUIREMENTS

A Marriage license is issued to both Florida residents and non-residents. Marriage license requirements include:

  • Age – must be 18 years old
  • Couple must appear in person to obtain a license
  • I.D. with the date of birth and photo must be provided (driver’s license, passport, etc)
  • For Florida Residents Only there is a three (3) day waiting period from the date of the marriage license issuance. This requirement may be waived if you choose to attend a premarital class and present a certificate of attendance to the marriage clerk at the time of application. (A Beautiful Florida Wedding can provide this service)
  • If previously married, all that is required is the month and year of termination of the marriage

TIMING

Licenses are issued immediately and must be used within 60 days from the date of issue

COST

Florida marriage license is $93.50.
There is a REDUCED FEE for Florida residents who elect the PREMARITAL class – which we offer.
Couples living in other parts of Florida can bring a license with them from their home county.

WHERE

Licenses may be obtained Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, from the following sites:

COLLIER COUNTY

 

Clerk of the Circuit Court
Collier County Administration Center
3301 Tamiami Trail East
Naples, FL

Phone: 239-252-7242

Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 AM – 4:30 PM


North Collier Government Building
2335 Orange Blossom Drive
Naples, FL

Phone: 239-252-8999

Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

 

Immokalee City, FL

Phone 239-657-2689

Hours:
    Monday - Friday


LEE COUNTY

Lee County Administration Building
2115 Second Street
Ft. Myers, FL

Phone: 239-533-5007

Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 

BY MAIL

For our clients who hire us for planning, day-of on-site and/or officiating we offer assistance to procure a license by mail.  To obtain a marriage license in Florida BY MAIL please fill out our contact form or call Catherine at 239-269-2854 for additional information.