Wayne County Marriage Licenses

Search for Wayne County MI 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.


Wayne County Marriage License Northville Township Satellite Office, 44405 Six Mile Road Northville MI 48168 248-662-0543


Wayne County Marriage License Western Wayne Satellite Office, 3100 Henry Ruff Road Westland MI 48186 734-326-4690

Wayne County Marriage License Downtown Detroit Office:, Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, 2 Woodward Avenue, Rooms 201 & 207 Detroit MI 48226 313-224-6262

Allen Park City Hall 16850 Southfield Road Allen Park MI 48101 313-928-1400

Beatrice Clerk 3011 West Grand Boulevard Detroit MI 48202 800-972-4283

Belleville City Hall 6 Main Street Belleville MI 48111 734-697-9323

Dearborn City Hall 13615 Michigan Avenue Dearborn MI 48126 313-943-2000

Dearborn Clerk 13615 Michigan Avenue Dearborn MI 48126 313-943-2010

Dearborn Health Department 16301 Michigan Avenue Dearborn MI 48126 313-943-2090

Dearborn Heights City Hall 6045 Fenton St Dearborn Heights MI 48127 313-791-3400

Detroit Clerk 421 Madison Street Detroit MI 48226 313-965-8727

Detroit Health Department 1151 Taylor Street Detroit MI 48202 313-876-4000

Detroit North Central City Hall 2328 Seven Mile East Detroit MI 48234 313-628-2160

Flat Rock City Hall 25500 Gibraltar Road Flat Rock MI 48134 734-782-2455

Garden City Hall 6000 Middlebelt Road Garden MI 48135 734-793-1600

Grosse Pointe City Hall 17147 Maumee Ave Grosse Pointe MI 48230 313-885-5800

Harper Woods City Clerk 19617 Harper Avenue Harper Woods MI 48225 313-343-2510

Harper Woods City Hall 19617 Harper Ave Harper Woods MI 48225 313-343-2510

Highland Park City Clerk 12050 Woodward Avenue Highland Park MI 48203 313-852-3068

Inkster City Hall 26215 Trowbridge Street Inkster MI 48141 313-563-4232

Lincoln Park City Hall 1355 Southfield Road Lincoln Park MI 48146 313-386-1800

Livonia City Hall 33000 Civic Center Drive Livonia MI 48154 734-466-2200

Michigan Health Department 17330 Greydale Avenue Detroit MI 48219 313-387-7100

Northville City Hall 215 West Main Street Northville MI 48167 248-349-1300

Plymouth City Hall 201 South Main Street Plymouth MI 48170 734-453-8600

River Rouge City Hall 10600 West Jefferson Avenue River Rouge MI 48218 313-842-4201

River Rouge Clerk 10600 West Jefferson Avenue River Rouge MI 48218 313-842-5604

Riverview City Hall 14100 Civic Park Drive Riverview MI 48193 734-281-4200

Rockwood City Clerk 32409 Fort Road Rockwood MI 48173 734-379-9496

Romulus City Hall 11111 Wayne Road Romulus MI 48174 734-942-7545

Southgate City Clerk 14400 Dix Toledo Road Southgate MI 48195 734-246-1300

Southgate City Hall 14400 Dix Toledo Road Southgate MI 48195 734-258-3010

Taylor City Clerk 23555 Goddard Road Taylor MI 48180 734-374-1474

Taylor City Hall 23555 Goddard Road Taylor MI 48180 734-287-6550

Wayne City Clerk 3355 South Wayne Road Wayne MI 48184 734-722-2204

Wayne City Hall 3355 South Wayne Road Wayne MI 48184 734-722-2000

Wayne County Clerk 2 Woodward Avenue Detroit MI 48226 313-224-6262

Wayne County Department Health 20701 Wohlfeil Street Taylor MI 48180 313-724-6658

Wayne County Health Department 30712 Michigan Avenue Westland MI 48186 734-727-7605

Wayne County Health Department 33030 Van Born Road Wayne MI 48184 734-727-7000

Wayne County Health Department 19130 Sumpter Road Belleville MI 48111 734-697-9455

Westland City Clerk 36300 Warren Road Westland MI 48185 734-467-3191

Westland City Hall 36601 Ford Road Westland MI 48185 734-467-3183

Wyandotte City Hall 3131 Biddle Ave Wyandotte MI 48192 734-324-4570

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: County Clerk's Office

2. Minimum Age: 18, or 16 with parental consent

3. Cost/fees: $20 for residents, $30 for non-residents

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: 33 days

9. Waiting Period: 3 days

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: No

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with documentation

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Wayne County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Michigan, you must fill out a marriage license application either online or at the County Clerk's Office. If you choose to apply in person, it must be in the county where one of the parties lives or where non-residents intend to be married. Only one member of the couple is required to be present, but that person must prove that both members meet the requirements for marriage, 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 office for recording.

How do I get a marriage license in Wayne County, Michigan?

You can apply in person or online for a marriage license in Michigan. If you apply in person, you must visit the County Clerk's Office for the county where one member of the couple is a resident or the county where non-residents intend to be married. You will need to meet certain requirements, provide valid identification, and pay a fee.

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

The fee for a marriage license differs depending on if either member of the couple is a resident of the state of Michigan. The fee for residents is $20, and $30 for non-residents.

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

You must reach the minimum of 16 years of age to get married in Michigan. Individuals who are between 16 and 18 must have the consent of one parent or guardian.