Marriage License

Marriage License

We only have records of marriage licenses that were applied for in Livingston County.  Generally that means that one of the partners was a resident of the county at the time of the marriage. 

To Obtain Copies of Marriage Licenses

In Person:  
 
Copies of Marriage License requests received in-person are provided the same day. To request copies of marriage licenses in person at the Vital Records Office you must:
By Mail:
 
To request copies of marriage licenses by mail you must:
 
  • include completed form Marriage Certificate Request Form
  • include payment (see "Fees" section below for more information)
  • include a stamped, self-addressed envelope
  • requests submitted by mail are processed within three (3) business days, and you should receive your copy(s) in seven (7) to ten (10) business days
Fees: One copy of a record is $15.00.  Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $5.00 each. Please send a check or a money order payable to: Livingston County Clerk.
 
The fee to search for a record for an unknown year is an additional $15.00