Will County Marriage Licenses

Search for Will County IL 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.


Will County Marriage License 302 North Chicago Street Joliet IL 60432 815-740-4626


Beecher Village Clerk 724 Penfield Street Beecher IL 60401 708-946-6388

Bolingbrook Village Clerk 375 West Briarcliff Road Bolingbrook IL 60440 630-226-8411

Braidwood City Clerk 141 West Main Street Braidwood IL 60408 815-458-2333

Crest Hill City Hall 1610 Plainfield Road Crest Hill IL 60403 815-741-5102

Custer Town Hall 37131 Essex Road Wilmington IL 60481 815-458-2252

Elwood Village Clerk 201 East Mississippi Avenue Elwood IL 60421 815-423-5011

Homer Township Clerk 14350 West 151st Street Homer Glen IL 60491 708-301-7042

Joliet City Hall 150 West Jefferson Street Joliet IL 60432 815-724-4000

Lockport City Hall 222 East 9th Street Lockport IL 60441 815-838-0549

Lockport Township Clerk 222 East 9th Street Lockport IL 60441 815-838-1031

Monee Village Clerk 5130 West Court Street Monee IL 60449 708-534-8301

Will County Clerk 302 North Chicago Street Joliet IL 60432 815-740-4616

Will County Health Department 44 Towncenter Drive University Park IL 60484 708-534-0800

Will County Health Department 1106 Neal Avenue Joliet IL 60433 815-727-8480

Will County Health Department 323 Quadrangle Drive Bolingbrook IL 60440 630-679-7000

Wilmington City Hall 1165 South Water Street Wilmington IL 60481 815-476-2175

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: County Clerk's Office

2. Minimum Age: 18, or 16 with parental consent

3. Cost/fees: $30-$50

4. Identification: State-issued photo identification and a birth certificate

5. Blood test / Physical Test: No

6. Residency Requirement: No

7. Witnesses: No

8. License Valid: 60 days

9. Waiting Period: 24 hours

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: Yes, if over 50

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with documentation if within 6 weeks

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Will County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Illinois, both members of the couple must visit a marriage license agent at the 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. Once you have submitted the paperwork, you will have to wait 24 hours for the marriage license to be valid. 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 county authorities. You will then be able to file to receive a certified marriage certificate.

How do I get a marriage license in Will County, Illinois?

You will need to visit the County Clerk's Office to apply for a marriage license. Both members of the couple must prove their age and identification, and pay a fee. It takes 24 hours for the license to be valid.

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

A marriage license can cost between $30 and $50 in Illinois, depending on the county. The fee must be paid in cash.

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

You must reach the minimum of 16 years of age to get married in Illinois. Individuals who are between 16 and 18 must have parental or guardian consent to get married.