Fairfield County Marriage Licenses

Search for Fairfield County CT 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.


Fairfield County Marriage License Old Town Hall, 611 Old Post Road Fairfield CT 06824 203-256-3090


Bethel Town Clerk 1 School Street Bethel CT 06801 203-794-8505

Bridgeport City Hall 999 Broad Street Bridgeport CT 06604 203-576-1311

Bridgeport City Health Department 236 Evergreen Street Bridgeport CT 06606 203-576-7445

Bridgeport Town Clerk 45 Lyon Terrace Bridgeport CT 06604 203-576-7207

Brookfield Town Clerk 100 Pocono Road Brookfield CT 06804 203-775-3700

Brookfield Town Hall 100 Pocono Road Brookfield CT 06804 203-775-7302

Brookfield Town Health Department 100 Pocono Road Brookfield CT 06804 203-775-7315

Connecticut State Clerk 123 Hoyt Street Stamford CT 06905 203-965-5250

Danbury City Hall 155 Deer Hill Avenue Danbury CT 06810 203-797-4514

Danbury Town Clerk 155 Deer Hill Avenue Danbury CT 06810 203-797-4531

Darien Health Department 2 Renshaw Road Darien CT 06820 203-656-7320

Darien Town Hall 2 Renshaw Road Darien CT 06820 203-656-7300

Easton Town Hall 225 Center Road Easton CT 06612 203-268-6291

Edmond Town Hall 45 Main Street Newtown CT 06470 203-270-4285

Fairfield County Clerk 1 School Street Bethel CT 06801 203-794-8505

Fairfield Town Hall 725 Old Post Road Fairfield CT 06824 203-256-3000

Greenwich Health Department 101 Field Point Road Greenwich CT 06830 203-618-3026

Greenwich Town Clerk 101 Field Point Road Greenwich CT 06830 203-622-7897

Greenwich Town Hall 101 Field Point Road Greenwich CT 06830 203-622-7700

Monroe Town Hall 7 Fan Hill Road Monroe CT 06468 203-452-2814

New Canaan Town Hall 77 Main St New Canaan CT 06840 203-594-3005

New Fairfield Health Department 4 Brush Hill Road New Fairfield CT 06812 203-312-5640

New Fairfield Town Clerk 4 Brush Hill Road New Fairfield CT 06812 203-312-5616

Newtown Town Clerk 3 Primrose Street Newtown CT 06470 203-270-4210

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: Local vital records office or Town Clerk

2. Minimum Age: 18, or 16 with written consent to marry from a Probate Court Judge

3. Cost/fees: $30

4. Identification: driver's license, state-issued identification, passport, or military identification

5. Blood test / Physical Test: No

6. Residency Requirement: No, but you must apply in the town where one applicant lives or where the couple intends to marry

7. Witnesses: No

8. License Valid: 65 days

9. Waiting Period: No

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: Yes

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with disclosure and a certified decree

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Fairfield County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Connecticut, both members of the couple must visit the Town Clerk or local vital records 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. Once you have received the marriage license, you must perform a marriage ceremony while the license is still valid. Your officiant will fill out the marriage license and submit it to the proper government agency for recording. Once the license is recorded, the couple will receive a marriage certificate.

How do I get a marriage license in Fairfield County, Connecticut?

You will need to visit the local vital records office, typically the Town Clerk, to apply for a marriage license. Both members of the couple must meet the age requirements, present photo identification, and pay a fee. In Connecticut, you must apply for a marriage license in the town where at least one applicant lives, or where the couple intends to marry.

How much does it cost to get a marriage license in Connecticut?

In Connecticut, a marriage license costs $30, regardless of residency or the city in which the license is obtained.

How old do you have to be to get married in Fairfield County?

You must reach the minimum age of 16 to get married in Connecticut. Individuals who are between 16 and 18 must have written consent to marry from a Probate Court Judge.