Prince George's County Marriage Licenses

Search for Prince George's County MD 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.


Prince Georges County Marriage License 14735 Main Street Upper Marlboro MD 20772 301-952-3331


Berwyn Heights Town Hall 5700 Berwyn Road Berwyn Heights MD 20740 301-474-5000

Bowie City Hall 15901 Excalibur Road Bowie MD 20716 301-262-6200

Brentwood Town Hall 4300 39th Place Brentwood MD 20722 301-927-3344

Capitol Heights Town Clerk 1 Capitol Heights Boulevard Capitol Heights MD 20743 301-336-0626

College Park City Hall 4500 Knox Road College Park MD 20740 240-487-3500

Colmar Manor Town Hall 3701 Lawrence St Brentwood MD 20722 301-277-4920

Cottage City Town Hall 3820 40th Avenue Brentwood MD 20722 301-779-2161

District Heights City Hall 2000 Marbury Drive District Heights MD 20747 301-336-1400

Edmonston Town Hall 5005 52nd Avenue Hyattsville MD 20781 301-699-8806

Forest Heights Town Hall 5508 Arapahoe Drive Oxon Hill MD 20745 301-839-1030

Greenbelt City Clerk 25 Crescent Road Greenbelt MD 20770 301-474-3870

Hyattsville City Hall 4310 Gallatin Street Hyattsville MD 20781 301-985-5000

Laurel City Hall 8103 Sandy Spring Road Laurel MD 20707 301-725-0749

Mt Rainier City Hall 1 Municipal Place Mount Rainier MD 20712 301-985-6585

Prince George's County Health Department 13976 Baltimore Avenue Laurel MD 20707 301-317-6460

Prince George's County Health Department 9201 Basil Court Upper Marlboro MD 20774 301-925-2969

Prince Georges County Clerk 14735 Main Street Upper Marlboro MD 20772 301-952-3318

University Park Town Hall 6724 Baltimore Avenue University Park MD 20782 301-927-2997

Upper Marlboro Town Hall 14211 School Lane Upper Marlboro MD 20772 301-627-6905

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: Circuit Court Clerk's Office

2. Minimum Age: 18, or 15 with parental consent and/or a physician letter if pregnant

3. Cost/fees: $25-$55; varies by county

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: 6 months

9. Waiting Period: 2 days

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: Yes

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with disclosure

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Prince George's County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Maryland, both members of the couple must visit a Circuit Court 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 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 Circuit Court Clerk who issued the license. Once the Clerk records the license, the marriage is legally binding.

How do I get a marriage license in Prince George's County, Maryland?

You will need to visit the Circuit Court Clerk's Office to apply for a marriage license. Both members of the couple must prove their age, provide photo identification, and pay a fee.

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

A marriage license can cost between $25 and $55 in Maryland. The fee is set by the county. Maryland requires that you get married in the county that issued the marriage license.

How old do you have to be to get married in Prince George's County?

You must reach the minimum of 15 years of age to get married in Maryland. Individuals who are between 16 and 18 must have parental or guardian consent to get married, and individuals who are 15 must provide parental consent and proof of pregnancy from a licensed physician.