Marriage

MARRIAGE LICENSE APPLICATION
  • Applications for a marriage license shall be made by BOTH parties.
  • If you have been previously married and are divorced, please provide a certified copy of the Divorce Decree.
  • Identification is necessary for persons under 25.
  • Your license may be picked up at our office on the fifth day or any day after.
  • The Marriage License is valid for a period of 6 months.
  • The marriage license is valid only in the State of Minnesota.
  • You do not need to be married in the Minnesota County from which you obtained your license.

 

MARRIAGE LICENSE FEE INFORMATION

Marriage License $115.00
Marriage License / Pre-Marital Counseling $40.00


MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE
Martin County marriage records date back to 1857.
Marriage Certificate    $9.00 each
Marriage records can be found in the county in which the Marriage License was issued.

CHECK OUT THE STATEWIDE MARRIAGE INDEX
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MOMS ia a statewide marriage index that has been created by the 87 Minnesota counties to help locate marriage records and obtain a certified copy of that record.

The site has been updated and can be found at:
Minnesota Official Marriage System (MOMS) http://www.moms.mn.gov


Ordination Credentials

In order to perform Marriages in this State, an Ordination Document or a License must be filed in any County within the State of Minnesota.

Provide the County Recorder with one of the following:

  1. Ordination Document
  2. License to perform Marriages
  • Ordination Filing Fee    $20.00