Cuyahoga County Marriage Licenses

Search for Cuyahoga County OH 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.


Cuyahoga County Marriage License 1 Lakeside Avenue, Room 146 (1St Floor Cleveland OH 44113 216-443-8920


Bainbridge Township Clerk 17826 Chillicothe Road Chagrin Falls OH 44023 440-543-9871

Bay Village City Hall 350 Dover Center Road Bay Village OH 44140 440-871-2200

Bay Village Clerk 350 Dover Center Road Bay Village OH 44140 440-899-3406

Beachwood City Hall 25325 Fairmount Boulevard Beachwood OH 44122 216-464-1070

Beachwood Clerk 25325 Fairmount Boulevard Beachwood OH 44122 216-595-5462

Bedford City Hall 165 Center Road Bedford OH 44146 440-232-1600

Berea City Hall 11 Berea Commons Berea OH 44017 440-826-5800

Brecksville City Hall 9069 Brecksville Rd Brecksville OH 44141 440-526-4351

Brecksville Clerk 9069 Brecksville Road Brecksville OH 44141 440-526-2620

Broadview Clerk 9543 Broadview Road Broadview Heights OH 44147 440-526-3950

Broadview Heights City Hall 9543 Broadview Road Broadview Heights OH 44147 440-526-4357

Cleveland City Hall 19700 South Miles Road Warrensville Heights OH 44128 216-587-6570

Cleveland Health Department 1925 Saint Clair Avenue Northeast Cleveland OH 44114 216-664-2324

Cleveland Heights Health Department 40 Severance Circle Cleveland Heights OH 44118 216-291-3501

Cuyahoga County Clerk 1200 Ontario Street Cleveland OH 44113 216-443-7952

East Cleveland Clerk 14340 Euclid Avenue East Cleveland OH 44112 216-451-5900

Euclid City Hall 585 East 222nd Street Euclid OH 44123 216-289-2700

Independence City Hall 6800 Brecksville Road Cleveland OH 44131 216-524-4131

Independence Clerk 6800 Brecksville Road Independence OH 44131 216-524-1008

Lakewood City Hall 12650 Detroit Avenue Lakewood OH 44107 216-521-7580

Maple Heights City Hall 5353 Lee Road Maple Heights OH 44137 216-662-6000

Mayfield Town Hall 6622 Wilson Mills Rd Cleveland OH 44143 440-461-2210

Moreland Hills Town Hall 4350 Som Center Road Moreland Hills OH 44022 440-248-1188

North Olmsted City Hall 5200 Dover Center Road North Olmsted OH 44070 440-777-8000

North Randall Town Hall 21937 Miles Road North Randall OH 44128 216-662-0430

North Royalton City Hall 13834 Ridge Road North Royalton OH 44133 440-237-5686

Olmsted Falls City Hall 26100 Bagley Road Olmsted Falls OH 44138 440-235-5550

Olmsted Township Town Hall 26900 Cook Road Olmsted Falls OH 44138 440-235-3051

Rocky River City Hall 21012 Hilliard Boulevard Rocky River OH 44116 440-331-0600

Rocky River Clerk 21012 Hilliard Boulevard Rocky River OH 44116 440-895-0060

Sheker Clerk 3355 Lee Road Shaker Heights OH 44120 216-491-1300

Solon City Hall 34200 Bainbridge Road Solon OH 44139 440-248-1155

Strongsville City Hall 13213 Pearl Road Strongsville OH 44136 440-580-3100

Westlake City Hall 27700 Hilliard Boulevard Westlake OH 44145 440-871-3300

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: County Probate Court Office

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

3. Cost/fees: $40-$60; varies by county

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: 60 days

9. Waiting Period: No

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: No

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with documention for divorce

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Cuyahoga County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Ohio, both members of the couple must visit a County Probate Court Office in person to fill out a marriage license application. Residents must apply for a marriage license in the county in which they reside or plan to marry. Non-residents must apply in the county where they plan to marry. 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.

How do I get a marriage license in Cuyahoga County, Ohio?

You will need to visit the County Probate Court Office to apply for a marriage license. You must apply in the county where you reside or plan to marry. 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 Ohio?

A marriage license can cost anywhere between $40 and $60 in Ohio, depending on the county. Some counties require a cash payment to apply for a license.

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

You must reach the minimum age of 16 to get married in Ohio. Minors are required to have parental or guardian consent and attend pre-marital counseling in order to get married.