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Where can I find proof (recorded marriage license) that someone was married?

If the marriage license was filed with the Clerk's Office after July 1991 you can request a copy from
the Recording Division or go online to

All other request for marriage licenses prior to July 1991 should be sent to Recording Division including the information below.

When requesting copies or certified copies from the Recording Division please send a written
request including the bride's and groom's names as well as the date of marriage. Please see our
Fees Page for cost of certified copies.

What are the requirements for a civil marriage ceremony?

A civil marriage ceremony can be performed in the Recording Division after the license is effective
for an additional cost of $30.00. Witnesses are not required for a civil marriage ceremony.

Can a minor apply for a marriage license?

The clerk may issue a marriage license to applicants aged 16 or 17 if the following is presented:

  • Minor applicant(s) presents written consent signed by both parents and acknowledged
    before some officer authorized by law to take acknowledgments and administer oaths.
  • Certified copy of Birth Certificate showing parental relationship to minor.

However, a license may be issued without parental consent when both parents of such minor are deceased
at the time of making the application along with evidence as to why any party on the minors Birth Certificate
is not able or required to consent or when such minor has been married previously. Such evidence may be:

  • Certified Copy of Death Certificate or
  • Certified Copy of Court Order of Sole Custody by one parent or Guardian

    For more information contact the Recording Division

If you receive a marriage license from one county can you get married in a different county?

Yes, you may use a Florida marriage license in any county in Florida.

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