Hunterdon County Marriage Licenses

Search for Hunterdon County NJ 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.


Alexandria Clerk 780 Frenchtown Road Milford NJ 08848 908-996-7071


Alexandria Clerk 21 Hog Hollow Road Alexandria NJ 08867 908-996-7071

Clinton Town Hall 43 Leigh Street Clinton NJ 08809 908-735-8616

Clinton Township Clerk 1225 Route 31 Lebanon NJ 08833 908-735-5328

Clinton Township Health Department 1370 Route 31 Annandale NJ 08801 908-735-2934

Frenchtown Borough Clerk 29 2nd Street Frenchtown NJ 08825 908-996-4524

Glen Gardner Borough Clerk 83 Main Street Glen Gardner NJ 08826 908-537-4748

Hampton Borough Clerk 1 Wells Avenue Hampton NJ 08827 908-537-2329

Hunterdon County Clerk 71 Main Street Flemington NJ 08822 908-788-1221

Hunterdon County Clerk 71 Main Street Flemington NJ 08822 908-788-1214

Hunterdon County Health Department 6 Gauntt Place Flemington NJ 08822 908-806-4570

Lambertville City Hall 18 York Street Lambertville NJ 08530 609-397-0110

Lambertville Clerk 18 York Street Lambertville NJ 08530 609-397-0110

Lebanon Township Clerk 530 West Hill Road Glen Gardner NJ 08826 908-638-8528

Milford Clerk 30 Water Street Milford NJ 08848 908-995-4323

Raritan Township Health Department 1 Municipal Drive Flemington NJ 08822 908-806-6100

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: Registrar of Vital Statistics at a Clerk's Office

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

3. Cost/fees: $28

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, for the license and the ceremony

8. License Valid: 30 days

9. Waiting Period: 72 hours

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 Hunterdon County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in New Jersey, both members of the couple must visit a Registrar of Vital Statistics at the County or Town Clerk's Office to fill out a marriage license application. Residents of New Jersey must apply in the city where at least one member of the couple resides, and non-residents must apply in the location where the ceremony will take place. You will have to meet certain requirements, provide photo identification, and pay a fee. You must also bring one witness, who is at least 18 years of age. Once the application is complete, there is a 72 hour waiting period before the marriage license is valid, and you must perform a marriage ceremony before the license expires. Your officiant will fill out the marriage license and submit it to the proper government agency to record it.

How do I get a marriage license in Hunterdon County, New Jersey?

You will need to visit a Registrar of Vital Statistics at a County or Town Clerk's Office to apply for a marriage license. Both members of the couple must show proof of age, provide valid photo identification, and pay a fee.

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

A marriage license in New Jersey costs $28, regardless of which municipality accepts the application.

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

In New Jersey, 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.