Dane County Marriage Licenses

Search for Dane County WI 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.


Dane County Marriage License City County Building Room 106A, 210 Marin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Madison WI 53703 608-266-4121


Berry Town Hall 9046 Wisconsin 19 Mazomanie WI 53560 608-767-4152

Blooming Grove Town Hall 1880 South Stoughton Road Madison WI 53716 608-223-1104

Bristol Town Hall 7747 County Highway N Sun Prairie WI 53590 608-837-6494

Cottage Grove Village Clerk 221 East Cottage Grove Road Cottage Grove WI 53527 608-839-8064

Cross Plains Clerk 3734 County Highway J Cross Plains WI 53528 608-798-2998

Dane County Clerk 210 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard Madison WI 53703 608-266-4121

Dane Town Hall 210 West Main Street Dane WI 53529 608-849-4335

Dane Village Clerk 102 West Main Street Dane WI 53529 608-849-5422

Dane Village Town Hall 102 West Main Street Dane WI 53529 608-849-5422

Dunkirk Town Hall 654 County Highway N Stoughton WI 53589 608-873-9177

Dunn Town Hall 4156 County Road B McFarland WI 53558 608-255-4219

Fulton Town Hall 2738 W Fulton Center Dr Edgerton WI 53534 608-868-4103

Madison And Dane County Health Department 1202 Northport Dr Madison WI 53704 608-266-4821

Madison City Hall 210 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard Madison WI 53703 608-266-4601

Madison Health Department 2705 East Washington Avenue Madison WI 53704 608-246-4516

Madison Town Clerk 2120 Fish Hatchery Road Madison WI 53713 608-210-7263

Madison Town Hall 2120 Fish Hatchery Rd Madison WI 53713 608-210-7260

Marshall Village Clerk 130 South Pardee Street Marshall WI 53559 608-655-4017

Medina Town Hall 634 East Main Street Marshall WI 53559 608-655-3030

Medina Town Hall 634 Wisconsin 19 Marshall WI 53559 608-655-3030

Middleton City Hall 7426 Hubbard Avenue Middleton WI 53562 608-827-1050

Middleton Town Hall 7555 Old Sauk Road Verona WI 53593 608-833-4346

Montrose Town Hall 1341 Diane Avenue Belleville WI 53508 608-424-3848

Mt Horeb Clerk 138 East Main Street Mount Horeb WI 53572 608-437-7748

About Marriage Licenses



Marriage License Application Requirements and Process:

1. Apply where: County Clerk's Office

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

3. Cost/fees: $80-$120; 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: Yes

8. License Valid: 30 days

9. Waiting Period: 5 days

10. Same-sex marriage: Yes

11. Marriage between cousins: No

12. Divorce/Widow: Yes, with documentation

13. Proxy Marriage: No

14. Common Law Marriage: No

Questions/Answers about Dane County Marriage Licenses

What do you have to do to get married?

To get married in Wisconsin, both members of the couple must visit a County Clerk's Office in person to fill out a marriage license application. Wisconsin residents must apply in the county in which they reside. Non-residents should 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 County Clerk to be recorded.

How do I get a marriage license in Dane County, Wisconsin?

You will need to visit the County Clerk's Office to apply for a marriage license. You must apply in the county where you reside, if you are a Wisconsin resident, or where you plan to marry, if you are not a resident. Both members of the couple must show proof of age, provide valid photo identification, and pay the fee.

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

A marriage license can cost anywhere between $80 and $120, depending on the county.

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

You must reach the minimum age of 16 to get married in Wisconsin. Individuals who are under the age of 18 must have the consent of both parents or legal guardians.