Search for Los Angeles County CA marriage license rules and requirements. You can learn how to get a marriage license, a marriage certificate, or marriage records from your local Marriage License Office, Clerk, Health Department, or Town or City Hall.
Agoura Hills City Clerk 30001 Ladyface Court Agoura Hills CA 91301 818-597-7303
Agoura Hills City Hall 30001 Ladyface Court Agoura Hills CA 91301 818-597-7300
Alhambra City Clerk 111 South 1st Street Alhambra CA 91801 626-570-5090
Alhambra City Hall 111 South 1st Street Alhambra CA 91801 626-570-5007
Alhambra Health Department 612 West Shorb Street Alhambra CA 91803 626-308-5369
Arcadia City Clerk 240 West Huntington Drive Arcadia CA 91007 626-574-5410
Arcadia City Hall 240 West Huntington Drive Arcadia CA 91007 626-574-5400
Artesia City Clerk 18747 Clarkdale Avenue Artesia CA 90701 562-865-6262
Artesia City Hall 18747 Clarkdale Avenue Artesia CA 90701 562-865-6262
Avalon City Hall 410 Avalon Canyon Rd Avalon CA 90704 310-510-0220
Azusa City Clerk 213 East Foothill Boulevard Azusa CA 91702 626-812-5229
Azusa City Hall 213 E Foothill Blvd Azusa CA 91702 626-812-5200
Balboa Mission Town Hall 16916 San Fernando Mission Boulevard Los Angeles CA 91344 818-363-1601
Baldwin Park City Hall 14403 Pacific Avenue Baldwin Park CA 91706 626-960-4011
Bell Gardens City Hall 7100 Garfield Avenue Bell Gardens CA 90201 562-806-7700
Bell Grade City Clerk 7100 Garfield Avenue Bell Gardens CA 90201 562-806-7706
Bellflower City Clerk 16600 Civic Center Drive Bellflower CA 90706 562-804-1424
Bellflower City Hall 16600 Civic Center Drive Bellflower CA 90706 562-804-1424
Beverly Hills City Hall 455 North Rexford Drive Beverly Hills CA 90210 310-285-1000
Burbank City Clerk 275 East Olive Avenue Burbank CA 91502 818-238-5851
Burbank City Hall 275 E Olive Ave Burbank CA 91502 818-238-5700
Calabasas City Hall 200 Civic Center Way Calabasas CA 91302 818-225-7305
California State Health Department 11 Golden Shore Long Beach CA 90802 562-590-5380
California State Health Department 5050 Commerce Drive Baldwin Park CA 91706 800-228-1019
Carson City Hall 701 East Carson Street Carson CA 90745 310-830-7600
Cerritos City Clerk 18125 Bloomfield Avenue Cerritos CA 90703 562-916-1248
Cerritos City Hall 18125 Bloomfield Avenue Cerritos CA 90703 562-860-0311
Claremont City Hall 207 Harvard Avenue North Claremont CA 91711 909-399-5460
Compton City Hall 205 South Willowbrook Avenue Compton CA 90220 310-605-5500
Covina City Clerk 125 East College Street Covina CA 91723 626-384-5430
Covina City Hall 125 East College Street Covina CA 91723 626-384-5400
Covina Health Department 1435 West Covina Parkway West Covina CA 91790 626-813-3380
Culver City City Clerk 9770 Culver Boulevard Culver CA 90232 310-253-5851
Culver City Hall 9770 Culver Boulevard Culver CA 90232 310-253-6000
Diamond Bar City Hall 21825 Copley Drive Diamond Bar CA 91765 909-839-7000
Downey City Clerk 11111 Brookshire Avenue Downey CA 90241 562-904-7280
Downey City Hall 11111 Brookshire Avenue Downey CA 90241 562-869-7331
Duarte City Hall 1600 Huntington Drive Duarte CA 91010 626-357-7931
El Segundo City Hall 350 Main Street El Segundo CA 90245 310-524-2300
Gardena City Hall 1700 West 162nd Street Gardena CA 90247 310-217-9500
Glendale City Hall 613 East Broadway Glendale CA 91206 818-548-2090
Glendale Clerk 600 East Broadway Glendale CA 91206 818-500-3551
Glendale Health Department 500 North Central Avenue Glendale CA 91203 818-548-3080
Glendora City Hall 116 East Foothill Boulevard Glendora CA 91741 626-914-8200
Hawaiian Gardens City Hall 21815 Pioneer Boulevard Hawaiian Gardens CA 90716 562-420-2641
Hawthorne City Clerk 4455 West 126th Street Hawthorne CA 90250 310-349-2915
Hawthorne City Hall Ste A, 4455 W 126th St Hawthorne CA 90250 310-349-2960
Hermosa Beach City Hall 1315 Valley Drive Hermosa Beach CA 90254 310-318-0315
Huntington Park City Clerk 6550 Miles Avenue Huntington Park CA 90255 323-584-6230
Huntington Park City Hall 6550 Miles Avenue Huntington Park CA 90255 323-582-6161
1. Apply where: County Clerk's Office
2. Minimum Age: 18, or younger with parental presence
3. Cost/fees: $35-$100 (varies by county)
4. Identification: driver's license, state-issued identification, passport, or military identification card
5. Blood test / Physical Test: No
6. Residency Requirement: No
7. Witnesses: Yes
8. License Valid: 90 days
9. Waiting Period: No
10. Same-sex marriage: Yes
11. Marriage between cousins: No
12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with disclosure and decree copy in some counties
13. Proxy Marriage: No, with an exception for active duty military stationed abroad
14. Common Law Marriage: No
What do you have to do to get married?
To get married in California, both members of the couple must visit a County Clerk's Office in person to fill out a marriage license application. You will have to meet certain age requirements, provide photo identification, and pay a fee. California also permits confidential marriages, if the couple lives together at the time of the application and provides photo identification. Confidential marriage information is available to the public only by court order. Once you have received the marriage license, you must perform a marriage ceremony while the license is still valid. After the ceremony, your officiant and witnesses must sign the marriage certificate and the officiant must return it to the issuing Clerk's Office.
How do I get a marriage license in Los Angeles County, California?
You will need to visit the County Clerk's Office to apply for the marriage license. Both members of the couple must provide proof of age, valid photo identifications, and pay a fee. Certain counties require a birth certificate.
How much does it cost to get a marriage license in California?
A marriage license can cost between $35 and $100, depending on the county. The preferred payment method is cash, but many counties process payments by alternative methods.
How old do you have to be to get married in Los Angeles County?
You must reach the minimum age of 18 to get married in California. Individuals younger than 18 can get married with parental consent and a court order.