LaPorte County Marriage Licenses

Search for LaPorte County IN 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.


LaPorte County Marriage License 813 Lincolnway La Porte IN 46350 219-326-6808


Kingsford Heights Town Hall 504 Grayton Road La Porte IN 46350 219-393-3309

La Crosse Town Hall 13 North Washington Street La Crosse IN 46348 219-754-2512

La Porte City Clerk 801 Michigan Avenue La Porte IN 46350 219-362-3175

La Porte City Hall 801 Michigan Avenue La Porte IN 46350 219-362-8220

La Porte County Health Department 302 West 8th Street Michigan IN 46360 219-874-3755

La Porte County Health Department 813 Lincolnway La Porte IN 46350 219-326-6808

Laporte County Clerk 813 Lincoln Garden Court La Porte IN 46350 219-326-6808

Long Beach Town Clerk 2400 Oriole Trail Long Beach IN 46360 219-874-6616

Long Beach Town Hall 2400 Oriole Trail Long Beach IN 46360 219-874-6616

Michigan City Hall 100 East Michigan Boulevard Michigan IN 46360 219-873-1413

Trail Creek Clerk 211 Rainbow Trail Trail Creek IN 46360 219-872-2422

Trail Creek Town Hall 211 Rainbow Trail Trail Creek IN 46360 219-872-2422

Westville Town Hall 353 West Main Street Westville IN 46391 219-785-2123

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: Clerk's Office

2. Minimum Age: 18, or 17 with parental approval and 15 with court order

3. Cost/fees: $18 for residents, $60 if one or both are non-residents

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

5. Blood test / Physical Test: No

6. Residency Requirement: No

7. Witnesses: No

8. License Valid: 60 days

9. Waiting Period: No

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: Yes, if over 65 years old

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with disclosure

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about LaPorte County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Indiana, both members of the couple must visit a 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. The fee differs depending on whether both members of the couple are Indiana residents or not. 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 forward it to the county authorities. You will then be able to order a marriage certificate from the Clerk's Office.

How do I get a marriage license in LaPorte County, Indiana?

You will need to visit the Clerk's Office to apply for a marriage license. Both members of the couple must provide proof of age and photo identification, as well as proof of residency to pay the discounted Indiana resident fee.

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

If both members of the couple are Indiana residents, the marriage license will cost $18. If one or both are not Indiana residents, the license will cost $60.

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

You must reach the minimum of 15 years of age to get married in Indiana. Individuals who are under 18 are required to have parental consent or a court order to get married.