New London County Marriage Licenses

Search for New London 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.


New London County Marriage License New London City Hall, 181 State Street New London CT 06320 860-447-5205


Colchester Town Hall 127 Norwich Avenue Colchester CT 06415 860-537-7215

Franklin Town Clerk 7 Meeting House Hill Road Franklin CT 06254 860-642-7352

Groton City Clerk 295 Meridian Street Groton CT 06340 860-446-4102

Lebanon Town Clerk 579 Exeter Road Lebanon CT 06249 860-642-7319

Lebanon Town Hall 579 Exeter Road Lebanon CT 06249 860-642-7901

Ledyard Town Clerk 741 Colonel Ledyard Highway Ledyard CT 06339 860-464-3257

Ledyard Town Hall 741 Colonel Ledyard Hwy Ledyard CT 06339 860-464-8740

Lyme Town Hall 480 Hamburg Road Old Lyme CT 06371 860-434-7733

Montville Town Hall 310 Norwich-New London Turnpike Montville CT 06382 860-848-8820

New London City Hall 181 State Street New London CT 06320 860-447-5201

New London Clerk 112 Broad Street New London CT 06320 860-443-8343

New London County Clerk 1 River Road Bozrah CT 06334 860-889-2689

North Stonington Town Hall 40 Main Street North Stonington CT 06359 860-535-2877

Norwich City Clerk 215 Broadway Norwich CT 06360 860-823-3732

Norwich City Hall UNION Sq Norwich CT 06360

Old Lyme Health Department 52 Lyme Street Old Lyme CT 06371 860-434-1605

Old Lyme Town Clerk 52 Lyme Street Old Lyme CT 06371 860-434-1605

Old Lyme Town Hall 52 Lyme St Old Lyme CT 06371 860-434-1605

Preston Town Hall 389 Connecticut 2 Preston CT 06365 860-887-5581

Salem Town Hall 270 Hartford Road Salem CT 06420 860-859-3873

Stonington Town Clerk 152 Elm Street Stonington CT 06378 860-535-5060

Stonington Town Hall 152 Elm Street Stonington CT 06378 860-535-0658

Voluntown Town Clerk 115 Main Street Voluntown CT 06384 860-376-4089

Waterford Town Clerk 15 Rope Ferry Road Waterford CT 06385 860-444-5831

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 New London 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 New London 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 New London 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.