Orange County Marriage Licenses

Search for Orange 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.


Blooming Grove Clerk 6 Horton Road Washingtonville NY 10992 845-496-9163


Chester Clerk 1786 Kings Highway Chester NY 10918 845-469-9541

Chester Town Hall 1786 Kings Highway Chester NY 10918 845-469-7000

Cornwall Town Hall 183 Main Street Cornwall NY 12518 845-534-8717

Florida Village Clerk 33 S Main St Florida NY 10921 845-651-7815

Goshen Town Clerk 41 Webster Avenue Goshen NY 10924 845-294-6250

Greenville Town Hall 1537 U.s. 6 Port Jervis NY 12771 845-856-6333

Greenwood Lake Village Clerk 18 Church Street Greenwood Lake NY 10925 845-477-9215

Hamptonburgh Town Clerk 18 Bull Road Campbell Hall NY 10916 845-427-5012

Hamptonburgh Town Hall 18 Bull Road Campbell Hall NY 10916 845-427-2424

Highlands Town Hall 254 Main Street Highland Falls NY 10928 845-446-4280

Hillburn Village Clerk 31 Mountain Ave Monroe NY 10950 845-357-2036

Maybrook Village Clerk 109 Main Street Maybrook NY 12543 845-427-2717

Middletown City Hall 2 James Street Middletown NY 10940 845-346-4050

Monroe Town Hall 11 Stage Road Monroe NY 10950 845-783-1900

Montgomery Town Hall 110 Bracken Road Montgomery NY 12549 845-457-2640

Mount Hope Town Hall 1706 New York 211 Otisville NY 10963 845-386-1460

New Windsor Town Hall 555 Union Avenue New Windsor NY 12553 845-563-4613

Newburgh City Hall 83 Broadway Newburgh NY 12550 845-569-7300

Orange County Clerk 15 Matthews Street Goshen NY 10924 845-291-4800

Orange County Health Department 104 2nd Street Newburgh NY 12550 845-562-9012

Orange County Health Department 33 Fulton Street Middletown NY 10940 845-346-1113

Port Jervis City Clerk 20 Hammond Street Port Jervis NY 12771 845-858-4014

Tuxedo Town Hall 1 Temple Rd Tuxedo Park NY 10987 845-351-2265

Unionville Village Clerk 7 Main Street Unionville NY 10988 845-726-3681

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 Orange 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 Orange 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 Orange 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.