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Marriage License Fee:  $75.00 payable by credit/debit cards only

*Click here to see Application Requirements

**The City is only issuing marriage licenses.  Actual marriage ceremonies must be arranged with appropriate officiants and locations; see information provided in the flyer.

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 Marriage License Flyer Update 8-9-2019

 


 

Marriage License Application Requirements

* Special Note Effective October 1, 2019

No person younger than 17 years of age may obtain a marriage license in the State of Nevada.  Minors aged 17-18 may obtain a marriage license if the following requirements are met:  1) Both parties must be Nevada residents, 2) The minor must have the consent of at least one parent or legal guardian, and 3) The minor must have authorization from a district court.  Minors 17 years and older who meet the requirements may appear before the clerk  for a marriage license if they can produce the district court authorization, a birth certificate, a driver's license, instruction permit, state identification card or passport and must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian in order to obtain a marriage license.  The parent must show their identification and will be required to sign a consent form.  A legal guardian must produce court documents assigning guardianship of the minor to them and be able to show identification.
  • For applicants 18 years of age and older:
    • Photo ID is required (Drivers License or Passport)
    • If previously married the applicant is required to provide the date of the last divorce and the city where the divorce was granted.
  • For applicants who are 16 or 17 years of age:
    • Photo ID is required (Drivers License or Passport)
    • Parental consent is required, the individual must:
      • Produce a Birth Certificate
      • Be accompanied by a Parent or Legal Guardian
      • Parent must produce the required personal identification and will be required to sign a Consent Form
      • Legal Guardian must produce the required personal identification and produce court documents assigning guardianship of the minor to them
  • For applicants who are 15 years of age and younger:
    • Licenses only issued in Elko, Nevada at the Elko County Clerk's Office
    • Court Order approving the marriage
    • Contact the Elko County Clerk for more information

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