Geauga County Marriage Licenses

Search for Geauga 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.


Geauga County Marriage License 231 Main Street Chardon OH 44024 440-279-1830


Chester Township Clerk 12701 Chillicothe Road Chesterland OH 44026 440-729-7058

Claridon Town Hall 13930 Mayfield Road Chardon OH 44024 440-635-0648

Geauga County Clerk 100 Short Court Street Chardon OH 44024 440-279-1960

Huntsburg Town Hall 16534 Mayfield Road Huntsburg OH 44046 440-636-5486

Mesopotamia Town Hall 8686 Ohio 534 Middlefield OH 44062 440-693-4350

Munson Township Clerk 12200 Auburn Road Chardon OH 44024 440-286-9255

Newbury Town Hall 14899 Auburn Rd Newbury OH 44065 440-564-5997

Russell Township Clerk 8501 Kinsman Road Novelty OH 44072 440-338-8912

Thompson Town Hall 6741 Madison Road Thompson OH 44086 440-298-1445

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 Geauga 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 Geauga 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 Geauga 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.