St. Louis County Marriage Licenses

Search for St. Louis 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.


Aurora City Clerk 16 West 2nd Avenue North Aurora MN 55705 218-229-2614


Babbitt City Clerk 71 South Drive Babbitt MN 55706 218-827-2188

Babbitt City Hall 71 South Drive Babbitt MN 55706 218-827-3464

Beatty Town Hall 8835 Beatty Rd Cook MN 55723 218-666-2932

Biwabik City Hall 321 Main Street Biwabik MN 55708 218-865-4186

Buhl City Clerk 300 Jones Avenue Mountain Iron MN 55768 218-258-3226

Canosia Town Hall 4896 Midway Road Duluth MN 55811 218-729-9833

Carpenter City Town Hall 18286 State Highway 1 Cook MN 55723 218-376-4591

Cherry Town Hall 9831 Minnesota 37 Iron Junction MN 55751 218-262-4158

Chisholm City Hall 316 West Lake Street Chisholm MN 55719 218-254-7900

Colvin Town Hall 2579 Vermilion Trail Makinen MN 55763 218-638-2286

Cook City Hall 127 South River Street Cook MN 55723 218-666-2200

Culver Town Hall 5292 Highway 31 Brookston MN 55711 218-453-1128

Duluth City Hall 411 West 1st Street Duluth MN 55802 218-730-5000

Duluth Clerk 2002 London Road Duluth MN 55812 218-728-4231

Duluth Town Hall 6092 Homestead Road Duluth MN 55804 218-525-5705

Ely City Clerk 209 E Chapman St Ely MN 55731 218-365-3224

Ely City Hall 209 East Chapman Street Ely MN 55731 218-365-3224

Embarrass Town Clerk 7503 Levander Rd Embarrass MN 55732 218-984-2084

Embarrass Town Hall 7503 Levander Road Embarrass MN 55732 218-984-2020

Eveleth City Hall 413 Pierce Street Eveleth MN 55734 218-744-7444

Floodwood City Hall 111 West 8th Avenue Floodwood MN 55736 218-476-2751

Gilbert City Clerk 16 South Broadway Gilbert MN 55741 218-748-2232

Grand Lake Town Hall 6279 Industrial Rd Saginaw MN 55811 218-729-8978

Grand Lake Town Hall Highway 53 Twig MN 55791 218-729-8978

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 St. Louis 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 St. Louis 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 St. Louis 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.