How To Get A Marriage License In Las Vegas
What you need to know before getting married and how to do it the legal way!
There is something you need to do before getting Married in Las Vegas, you’ll first need to visit the Marriage Bureau to get a license. It’s located in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas! This may seem like an extra headache but it’s actually fairly simple. Usually there is no wait time so you can even go on the day of your ceremony! For couples renewing their vows, you don’t need a license. But if you’re making it legal, here’s everything you need to know.
The Clark County Marriage Bureau is open from 8 AM until 12AM every day including holidays. Located at 201 Clark Ave, Las Vegas, You’ll find it on the first floor of the Regional Justice Center, (Phone number 702-671-0600.)
A marriage license in Las Vegas costs $77. Simply pay with cash, credit card, cashier’s check, travelers check or money order. For your convenience, download the form ahead of time on the Clark County Marriage Bureau site. Then just complete the information. BRING IT IN PERSON (applications cannot be processed by mail or by Internet) to apply for your marriage license. BOTH THE BRIDE AND GROOM (or both members of the wedding couple) must be present.
Additionally, at off-peak times, the process of getting your marriage license in Las Vegas takes only 15-30 minutes. If you have any questions regarding obtaining your marriage license, you may call one of our friendly staffers at (800) 574-4450 or (702) 384-0771.
Required identification for your marriage license:
• Valid Driver’s License
• U.S. or foreign country issued I.D. card showing your photo and birth date
• Military Identification
• Resident Alien Card
By the way, U. S. citizens will need to provide their social security number when making the application, but you won’t need the actual card.
The Marriage Bureau—no waiting period, no blood tests. And don’t forget to bring your license to the chapel so we can make it legal!