Marriage License Frequently Asked Questions

 

  • Where Are Marriage Licenses Issued?
  • Who Issues Marriage Licenses?
  • Where can I return my marriage license after the ceremony?
  • Can I get a marriage license in one county in Kentucky and marry in another county in Kentucky?
  • Is There a Waiting Period or Blood Test Requirement?
  • The Application Process:
  • Do I need to bring my birth certificate?
  • Do I need to bring my divorce decree?
  • Do I need to bring my social security card?
  • Prohibited and Restricted Marriages:
  • Persons Getting Married who are Under age 18:
  • Marriages of Pregnant Women Under age 18:
  • Solemnization of Marriage:
  • To Obtain a Certified Copy of a Marriage License by Mail: