Goodhue County Marriage Licenses

Search for Goodhue County MN 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.

Goodhue County Marriage License Goodhue County Recorder, Recorder - Vital Statistics, 509 West Fifth Street Red Wing MN 55066 651-385-3149

Cannon Falls City Hall 918 River Rd Cannon Falls MN 55009 507-263-3954

Cannon Falls Township Clerk 30765 Clark Valley Trail Cannon Falls MN 55009 507-263-8508

Goodhue City Clerk 405 Broadway Street North Goodhue MN 55027 651-923-4310

Goodhue County Clerk 454 West 6th Street Red Wing MN 55066 651-267-4800

Red Wing City Hall 315 West 4th Street Red Wing MN 55066 651-385-3600

Wanamingo City Clerk 401 Main Street Wanamingo MN 55983 507-824-2477

Wanamingo City Hall 401 Main Street Wanamingo MN 55983 507-824-2620

Zumbrota City Hall 175 West Avenue Zumbrota MN 55992 507-732-7318

About Marriage Licenses

Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: County Courthouse or Service Center

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

3. Cost/fees: $40-$115

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: 5 days

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: No

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with disclosure

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Goodhue County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Minnesota, both members of the couple must visit a County Courthouse or Service Center in person to submit a marriage license application. The required paperwork can be completed in advance either online or by downloading and printing the documents, or it can be filled out at the County Courthouse or Service Center. 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 complete the marriage license and submit it to the proper government office for recording.

How do I get a marriage license in Goodhue County, Minnesota?

You will need to visit a County Courthouse or Service Center to apply for a marriage license. The paperwork can be completed in advance, but you must provide identification and pay the fee in person. If one or both parties has a felony conviction, you must provide proof of service papers.

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

The fee for a marriage license is $115 in Minnesota. However, it will be lowered to $40 if the couple completes the recommended Premarital Education course prior to their application for a marriage license.

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

You must reach the minimum of 16 years of age to get married in Minnesota. Individuals who are under 18 must have parental consent and court approval to get married.