Franklin County Marriage Licenses

Search for Franklin County MA 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.


Ashfield Marriage License Ashfield Town Clerk, 412 Main Street Ashfield MA 01330


Bernardston Marriage License Bernardston Town Clerk, 38 Church Street Bernardston MA 01337 413-648-5408

Buckland Marriage License Buckland Town Clerk, 17 State Street Shelburne Falls MA 01370 413-625-8572

Charlemont Marriage License Charlemont Town Clerk, 2023 Route 2 Charlemont MA 01339

Colrain Marriage License Colrain Town Clerk, 55 Main Road Colrain MA 01340 413-624-3454

Conway Marriage License Conway Town Clerk, 240 Conway Conway MA 01341

Deerfield Marriage License Deerfield Town Clerk, 8 Conway Street South Deerfield MA 01373

Erving Marriage License Erving Town Clerk, 12 East Main Street Erving MA 01344

Gill Marriage License Gill Town Clerk, 325 Main Road Gill MA 01354 413-863-8103

Greenfield Marriage License Greenfield Town Clerk, 425 Main Street Greenfield MA 01302 413-772-1556

Hawley Marriage License Hawley Town Clerk, 8 Pudding Hollow Road Hawley MA 01339 413-339-5518

Heath Marriage License Heath Town Clerk, 1 East Main Street Heath MA 01346 413-337-4934

Leverett Marriage License Leverett Town Clerk, 9 Montague Road Leverett MA 01453 413-548-9150

Leyden Marriage License Leyden Town Clerk, 16 W. Leyden Road Leyden MA 01337 413-774-7769

Bernardston Town Clerk 108 Northfield Road Bernardston MA 01337 413-648-5408

Conway Town Hall 32 Main Street Conway MA 01341 413-369-4235

Erving Town Clerk 12 East Main Street Erving MA 01344 978-544-2765

Franklin County Clerk 101 Munson Street Greenfield MA 01301 413-774-5535

Gill Town Clerk 325 Main Road Gill MA 01354 413-863-8103

Gill Town Hall 360 Main Road Gill MA 01354 413-863-2591

Greenfield Clerk 14 Court Square Greenfield MA 01301 413-772-1503

Greenfield Health Department 13 Prospect Street Greenfield MA 01301 413-772-5600

Hawley Town Hall 8 Pudding Hollow Road Hawley MA 01339 413-339-5518

Heath Town Hall 1 East Main Street Heath MA 01346 413-337-4934

Leverett Town Clerk 9 Montague Road Leverett MA 01054 413-548-9150

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: City or Town Clerk's Office

2. Minimum Age: 18, or younger with a court order

3. Cost/fees: $50; varies by city

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

5. Blood test / Physical Test: No

6. Residency Requirement: No

7. Witnesses: No

8. License Valid: 60 days

9. Waiting Period: 3 days

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: Yes

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with documentation

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Franklin County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Massachusetts, both members of the couple must visit the City or Town Clerk's Office in person to fill out a marriage license application. If one person is unable to attend due to military service, incarceration, or hospitalization, a resident of Massachusetts can file without the other member of the couple. You will have to meet certain 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 authorities.

How do I get a marriage license in Franklin County, Massachusetts?

You will need to visit the City or Town Clerk's Office to apply for a marriage license. If only one member of the couple is able to attend, due to military service, incarceration, or hospitalization, the other member must be a Massachusetts resident and will need to provide proof of both people's ages and identification. You are also required to pay a fee.

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

The fee to get a marriage license in Massachusetts is approximately $50. The exact cost varies by location.

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

In Louisiana, individuals who are 18 years of age or older may get married. Individuals under the age of 18 can apply for an exception with the local probate or district court.