Here's what you need to know and what documents to bring with you before you apply for an Arizona marriage license.We recommend getting the paper work aspect of your wedding out of the way about a month before your wedding date.
Congratulations and much happiness as you begin your lifetime journey together!
Requirements may vary as each county in Arizona could have their own requirements.
Residency Requirement:You do not have to be a resident of Arizona.
ID Requirement:Picture identification such as Drivers License is required in Arizona. Having your Social Security card, Birth Certificate, etc. may be helpful.
Covenant Marriage Option:
Common Law Marriages:
Same Sex Marriages:No.
Under 18:If you are 16 or 17 years old, you must have the notarized consent of your parents or legal guardian. If you are under 16, you must have the notarized consent of your parents or legal guardian as well as a court order.
Officiants:Licensed or ordained ministers, clergymen, or pastors of recognized religious societies.
Miscellaneous:The license expires one year from the date of issuance.
Copy of Certificate of Marriage:Marriage and divorce records in Arizona are available from the County Court in the county where the event occurred.
PLEASE NOTE:State and county marriage license requirements often change. The above information is for guidance only and should not be regarded as legal advice.
It is important that you verify all information with your local marriage license office or county clerk before making any wedding or travel plans.
Please notify us of any oversights or errors.