Washington County Marriage Licenses

Search for Washington County RI 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.


Charlestown Marriage License 4540 South County Trail Charlestown RI 02813 401-364-1200


Hopkinton Marriage License 1 Townhouse Road Hopkinton RI 02833 401-377-7777

North Kingstown Marriage License 80 Boston Neck Road North Kingstown RI 02852 401-294-3331

Richmond Marriage License 5 Richmond Townhouse Road Richmond RI 02898 401-539-9000

South Kingstown Marriage License 180 High Street South Kingstown RI 02879 401-789-9331

Westerly Marriage License Broad Street Westerly RI 02891 401-348-2500

Charlestown Hall 4540 South County Trail Charlestown RI 02813 401-364-1200

Exeter Town Clerk 675 Ten Rod Road Exeter RI 02822 401-294-3891

Exeter Town Hall 675 Ten Rod Road Exeter RI 02822 401-295-7500

Hopkinton Town Hall 1 Townhouse Road Hopkinton RI 02833 401-377-7781

Narragansett Town Clerk 25 5th Avenue Narragansett Pier RI 02882 401-782-0624

Narragansett Town Hall 25 5th Avenue Narragansett Pier RI 02882 401-789-1044

New Shoreham Town Hall OLD TOWN Rd New Shoreham RI 02807 401-466-3219

North Kingstown Town Hall 80 Boston Neck Road North Kingstown RI 02852 401-294-3331

Richmond Town Clerk 5 Richmond Townhouse Road Richmond RI 02898 401-539-0230

South Kingstown Town Hall 180 High Street South Kingstown RI 02879 401-789-9331

Washington County Clerk 4800 Tower Hill Road South Kingstown RI 02879 401-782-4121

Westerly Town Hall 45 Broad Street Westerly RI 02891 401-348-2500

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

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

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

3. Cost/fees: $24

4. Identification: driver's license, state-issued identification, passport, military identification

5. Blood test / Physical Test: No

6. Residency Requirement: No

7. Witnesses: Yes

8. License Valid: 90 days

9. Waiting Period: No

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: Yes

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with documentation

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: Yes

Questions/Answers about Washington County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Rhode Island, both members of the couple must visit a City or Town Clerk's 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. 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 Clerk's Office in order to be recorded.

How do I get a marriage license in Washington County, Rhode Island?

You will need to visit the City or Town Clerk's 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 Rhode Island?

It costs $24 to get a marriage license in Rhode Island.

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

In Rhode Island, 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.