What is needed to get a marriage license?
- All that is required for single adults to obtain a marriage license is for them to come in person to the Clerk's office, bring their driver's license or other acceptable Identification (Government issued I.D.) and be prepared to pay the fee for the License.
- Also required is for both applicants to provide a Social Security number. Applicants who are not citizens may provide an immigration registration card, passport or other Government issued I.D.
- Applicants are required to read the family law handbook and once completed sign an affidavit to that effect. F.S. 741.04(B).

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1. What is needed to get a marriage license?
2. How must I pay for the marriage license fee?
3. Do both parties have to be present at the Clerk's Office to apply for the marriage license?
4. Is a blood test required for the applicants to apply for the marriage license?
5. How long does it take to get a marriage license?
6. What are the basic restrictions for obtaining a marriage license?
7. Can an individual who is younger than 16 get a marriage license?
8. Is the signature of just one parent sufficient to qualify as a parental permission for a minor to marry?
9. How long is the marriage license valid?
10. How long does it usually take to get a certified copy of our marriage record?
11. How much does it cost for a certified copy of the marriage certificate?
12. Does one or both of the marriage license applicants have to be an American citizen?
13. My spouse and I want to renew our vows. Do we need to get a marriage license for this?
14. How do we renew our marriage vows?
15. Do I need my divorce papers or the death certificate of my spouse in order to apply for a marriage license?
16. Can people obtain a license to marry partners of their own gender?