Florida Marriage Licenses State Marriage Laws

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018


A is valid for 60 days from date of issuance and can be used in any county in - not just the one in which it was issued s law requires all couples wishing to get married to apply for a Please review the information. The fee to obtain a is $ .  If the applicants are residents that fee can be reduced to $ if they provide proof of completing a premarital preparation course – see Waiting Period to Be Married Forms of Payment Cash money order cashier's check (payable to the Orange County Clerk of Courts) MasterCard Visa Discover or American Express  Please note there is a $ surcharge added to all credit card transactions S may be obtained at any of our locations: Orange County Courthouse: 425 North Orange Ave Room 350 Apopka branch: 1111 North Rock Springs Rd Goldenrod service center: 684 S Goldenrod Rd - Pinar Plaza Ocoee branch: 475 Story Rd Winter Park branch: 450 Lakemont Ave.  Visit our Locations page for directions and business hours

S are issued the same day as requested as long as all are met However there is a 3-day waiting period to be married for couples who live in but do not provide proof that they have completed a premarital preparation course.  couples wishing to avoid the 3-day waiting period must produce a certificate or printed letter from a premarital course provider indicating they have completed the course. A couple claiming hardship can appear at the downtown courthouse location only and petition a judge to waive the 3-day waiting period when applying for the in person.  To locate an approved course provider search the internet for Premarital Course Providers A premarital course must be taken within one year prior to applying for a There is no waiting period for non- residents