Vermilion Parish Marriage Licenses

Search for Vermilion Parish LA 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.


Vermilion Parish Marriage License 100 North State Street Abbeville LA 70510 337-898-1992


Abbeville City Hall 101 North State Street Abbeville LA 70510 337-893-8550

Delcambre Town Hall 107 North Railroad Street Delcambre LA 70528 337-685-4467

Erath City Hall 115 West Edwards Street Erath LA 70533 337-937-8401

Gueydan City Hall 600 Main Street Gueydan LA 70542 337-536-9415

Kaplan City Hall 701 North Cushing Avenue Kaplan LA 70548 337-643-8602

Kaplan Clerk 701 North Cushing Avenue Kaplan LA 70548 337-643-8602

Maurice City Hall 115 West Corine Street Maurice LA 70555 337-893-6406

Union Parish Clerk 100 North State Street Abbeville LA 70510 337-898-1992

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: The Clerk of the Court

2. Minimum Age: 18, or 16 with parental consent and under 16 with a court order

3. Cost/fees: $25

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

5. Blood test / Physical Test: No

6. Residency Requirement: No

7. Witnesses: Yes

8. License Valid: 30 days

9. Waiting Period: 72 hours

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: No

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with official divorce decree or death certificate

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Vermilion Parish Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Louisiana, at least one member of the couple must visit a Clerk of the Court in person to fill out a marriage license application. You will have to meet certain age requirements, provide photo identification, and pay a fee. If only one member of the couple applies in person, that individual must provide valid documents for both members of the couple. 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 clerk of the court that issued the license.

How do I get a marriage license in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana?

You will need to visit the Clerk of the Court in any parish to apply for a marriage license. If only one member of the couple applies in person, he or she will have to provide valid documents for both members of the couple, including proof of age and photo identification. You will also be required to pay a fee.

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

A marriage license costs approximately $25 in Louisiana. The price varies according to the parish.

How old do you have to be to get married in Vermilion Parish?

In Louisiana, individuals who are 18 years of age or older may get married. Individuals under the age of 18 can get married with parental consent and/or a court order, depending on their age.