Marriage Licenses

Don’t Forget the Marriage License

To obtain a Marriage License in Florida, you will need to go together in person to a Clerk of Court office in any county. Bring a picture ID such as a driver’s license, state ID card, or valid passport and both parties will also have to provide their Social Security numbers, but do not need to provide Social Security Cards. Fees vary by County – in Sarasota, Manatee the cost of the license is $86 (+ 3.5% if by debit/credit card).

Florida marriage license are valid for 60 days from the effective date. The marriage ceremony must be performed between the effective date and the expiration date on the license. Out-of-State Residents are able to apply and have their ceremony performed the same day as the 3-day waiting period for those residing in Florida Law does not apply.

Sarasota County
Clerk of Court Offices:
2000 Main St.
Sarasota, FL 34237

4000 S. Tamiami Trail
Venice, FL 34293

Manatee County
Clerk of Court Office:
1115 Manatee Ave. W.
Bradenton, FL 34205

Pinellas County
Clerk of Court Offices:
315 Court St., Room 150
Clearwater, FL 33756


29582 U.S. 19 N.
Clearwater, FL 33761

545 First Ave. N.
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

For more information, visit:

Sarasota Clerk
Manatee Clerk
Pinellas Clerk

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