Marriage Licenses

20-1-103 - License, required

expires 1 year from the date of issuance if the parties have not solemnized the marriage.

Marriage Licenses are one of the really fun things the County Clerk's office gets to do. Below is a list of requirements to get a marriage license.

Requirements to get a Marriage License:

  1. Both applicants must appear in person
  2. Both parties must have a photo ID
  3. Information needed:
    • Basic information about the both parties (name, address, social security #, etc.)
    • Both sets of parent's full names including mother's maiden names
    • The number of marriages both parties have had prior to this one
    • The number of years of school each person has completed
  4. If either applicant is under the age of 18:
    • At least one parent of each minor must sign a parental consent form, which can be obtained in our office
    • If the minor is under the age of 16, he or she may not obtain a marriage license except by court order
  5. Marriage License Fee of $30.00

All information gathered for a marriage license is collected for the Wyoming Department of Vital Statistics located in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

Certified copies of marriage licenses may be obtained from our office for $5.00. Certified copies are usually available within a week after the marriage takes place. Application for Certified Copy Of Marriage Certificate

If either party wishes to change his or her name after getting married, please contact the United States Social Security Administration for an application for a new card, or call (307)772-2135 for more information.
The local Social Security office is located at:
5353 Yellowstone Rd.
Cheyenne, WY 82009