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How to get a Las Vegas Marriage License | Las Vegas Marriage License Requirements


People often ask us how to get their Las Vegas marriage license. It’s a pretty simple task and we’ve provided all the information you need to know. Have a look. If you have any questions give us a call at 702-933-3464. You may also chat with us live now.


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Las Vegas Marriage License

You and your fiancé are required to fill out a Marriage License application form and bring it, in person, to the Clark County Marriage License Bureau in Las Vegas. Although you are not required to fill this form out prior to your arrival, we suggest you do to be sure you are ready.  Application forms are available below in multiple languages.


You may also fill out a "pre-application" online. Click here for details.

Important Note: You and your fiancé must apply in person.


Marriage licenses in Las Vegas are issued across the street from Vegas Weddings at the Clark County Marriage License Bureau. The Marriage License Bureau is located on the ground floor of the Regional Justice Center. The address is:

Clark County Marriage License Bureau
201 E. Clark Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89101

(Northwest corner of 3rd Street and Clark)



The fee for a marriage license is $60, payable by cash, cashier’s check, money order, or credit card.  Applicants may use American Express, Discover, MasterCard, or Visa.  There is an additional $5.00 service charge for credit card transactions.  Debit cards are not accepted unless the card is a debit/credit card.



8am to midnight every day of the year including Holidays.


Identification Requirements

You will need valid identification - Any of the following may be used:

  • Valid Driver's License
  • U.S. or foreign country issued I.D. card showing your photo and birthdate
  • Passport
  • Military Identification
  • Resident Alien Card


Additional Notes

There is no waiting period or blood testing required to get a Las Vegas marriage license. Your Las Vegas marriage license is valid for one year. In other words, you must have a wedding ceremony in Las Vegas within one year of obtaining the marriage license. To get married in Las Vegas you must be a male and a female no nearer in kinship than second cousins, or cousins-in-law, and not have a living husband or wife.


To get married in Las Vegas you must be at least 18 years old. Individuals 16 or 17 years of age, who want to marry must have written parental consent from either their father or mother. This consent can be in person or with a notarized declaration. If you have further questions regarding age requirements, please call the Marriage License Bureau phone number at (702) 671-0600.


It is suggested that non-U.S. citizens check with their local officials for special documents needed to ensure their marriage is recognized in their country.  


All U.S. citizens are required to provide their Social Security number on the Affidavit of Application for a Marriage License. You do not need to present your Social Security card. Those applicants not issued a Social Security number by the United States will enter “none” in the appropriate box.  


Domestic Partnership questions should be directed to the office of the Secretary of State in Carson City, Nevada at 800-992-0900 or at www.nvsos.gov

You will need additional documents after you are married. The documents you will need to prove your marriage are not automatically sent to you. Remember Vegas Weddings can handle all your post marriage paperwork - whether you were married with us or not! As long as you were married in Las Vegas – Vegas Weddings can handle the headache of the post marriage paperwork. Call us now or visit the following link to find out more information and order these documents: Las Vegas Marriage Certificate.

Las Vegas Marriage Certificate | Certified Las Vegas Marriage License

Still Need Help?

If you would like further assistance with your Las Vegas wedding plans or need marriage license assistance, please call Vegas Weddings at 702-WED-DING (702-933-3464.) We look forward to hearing from you!


Already Married?

If you have already been married and need your Las Vegas marriage certificate, certified Las Vegas marriage license or any other post wedding related paperwork please check the following link: Las Vegas marriage certificates.