Knox County Marriage Licenses

Search for Knox County ME 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.


Knox County Marriage License Knox County Courthouse, 62 Union Street Rockland ME 04841 207-596-2240


Cushing Town Hall 39 Cross Road Cushing ME 04563 207-354-2375

Knox County Clerk 301 Park Street Rockland ME 04841

Rockland City Hall 270 Pleasant Street Rockland ME 04841 207-594-0304

Vinalhaven Town Clerk 19 Washington School Road Vinalhaven ME 04863 207-863-2042

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: Municipal Clerk's Office

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

3. Cost/fees: $40

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: 90 days

9. Waiting Period: No

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 Knox County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Maine, you must first file a marriage intentions application at the Municipal Clerk's Office. Residents must file their intentions to marry in the municipality where at least one of them resides. Out-of-state applicants can file at any municipal office. Both members of the couple must apply in person, and provide proof of age, photo identification, and pay a fee. After filing the marriage intentions application, the couple will receive a marriage license, and must perform a marriage ceremony while the license is still valid. Your officiant will fill out the marriage license application and submit it to the Municipal Clerk's Office within seven days of the marriage ceremony.

How do I get a marriage license in Knox County, Maine?

You will need to visit the Municipal Clerk's Office to file a marriage intentions application. Both members of the couple must present proof of age, provide photo identification, and pay a fee.

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

It costs $40 to apply for a marriage license in Maine.

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

In Maine, 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.