Marriage License Requirements

  • Applicants must appear together, in person at Probate Court. Please allow one (1) hour to complete the application process.
  • Cost of the license is $50 (cash only). Checks and credit cards are not accepted.
  • At least one of the applicants must be a resident of Miami County and the marriage must be performed in the state of Ohio. If both applicants are from out of state but wish to be married in Miami County, they must obtain their license in Miami County.
  • A valid identification is required for an applicant, age 18 years or younger.
  • If either applicant has been previously married and divorced:
    • A file-stamped copy of the final order granting the divorce or
      dissolution is required for the most recent divorce/dissolution.
  • There is no waiting period. The license may be used the day it is issued. It must be used within 60 days. The day of issue is day one.
  • No blood test is required.
  • If either applicant is under 18 years of age:

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