Cayuga County Marriage Licenses

Search for Cayuga County NY 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.


Auburn Town Hall 7471 Robinson Road Auburn NY 13021 315-253-0089


Brutus Town Clerk 9021 North Seneca Street Weedsport NY 13166 315-834-9398

Cayuga County Clerk 160 Genesee Street Auburn NY 13021 315-253-1498

Cayuga County Health Department 8 Dill Street Auburn NY 13021 315-253-1560

Cayuga Village Clerk 6205 Railroad Street Cayuga NY 13034 315-252-1707

Fair Haven Village Clerk 14523 Cayuga Street Sterling NY 13156 315-947-5112

Locke Town Hall 906 Main Street Locke NY 13092 315-497-0595

Memorial City Hall 24 South St Auburn NY 13021 315-255-4101

Montezuma Town Clerk 8102 Dock Street Montezuma NY 13117 315-776-8844

Scipio Town Clerk 3707 New York 34 Scipio Center NY 13147 315-364-5740

Union Springs Village Clerk 26 Chapel Street Union Springs NY 13160 315-889-7341

Venice Town Hall 2479 New York 34 Scipio Center NY 13147 315-364-9512

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: City, Town, or Borough Clerk's Office

2. Minimum Age: 18, or 16 with parental consent and 14 with a court order

3. Cost/fees: $35-$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: 60 days, or 180 days for military

9. Waiting Period: 24 hours

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: Yes

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with disclosure

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Cayuga County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in New York, both members of the couple must visit a City, Town, or Borough Clerk's Office in person to fill out a marriage license application. You may also begin the paperwork online, but you will have to visit a Clerk's Office to finish the process. You will have to meet certain requirements, provide photo identification, and pay a fee. Once you have received the marriage license, it is valid after 24 hours, and you must perform a marriage ceremony before the license expires. Your officiant will complete the marriage license and submit it to the Clerk's Office to be recorded.

How do I get a marriage license in Cayuga County, New York?

You will need to visit the City, Town, or Borough Clerk's Office to apply for a marriage license. You can also begin the application online. Both members of the couple must show proof of age, provide photo identification, and pay a fee.

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

In New York City, the marriage license fee is $35. Everywhere else in New York, the fee is $40.

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

You must reach the minimum age of 14 to get married in New York. Individuals under the age of 18 can get married with parental consent and/or a court order, depending on their age.