Marriage Licenses

North Carolina Law requires you to have a marriage license before you get married,

Both parties must be present to obtain the Marriage License.

Hours of Issuance

  • Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday after hours appointments available from 4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. in addition to the regular hours starting April 1, 2017.


  • Every person needs valid photo ID.
    • i.e.: Driver's License, state ID, military ID, or passport
  • If you have been issued a social security number, you must provide proof of your full social.
    • Proof must be a social security card, W2 form, pay stub, bank documents or military documents. No hand written documents will be accepted.
  • If either party has been divorced in the past 12 months, please provide a copy.
  • If you are 18 or under, you must have a certified birth certificate.
  • If you are under age, please contact our office.
  • The fee is $60. No checks will be accepted for payment.