How do we apply for a marriage license?
Is there a waiting period from the date of application to the date the license is issued?
May we marry before the three days for good reason?
How do we obtain a waiver?
What is the cost of a marriage license?
At what age may a man or woman marry?
What if one or both of us is under 18?
Is a medical certificate required before a license can be issued?
My fiance is in the military and cannot apply for a license in person. How can we get a license?
What if one or both of us had been divorced?
Is there any special requirement for a widow or widower who is remarrying?
We are a same-sex couple. Are there any special requirements for us?
What are the responsibilities of the Justice of the Peace?
All people who marry in Massachusetts must have a marriage license issued in Massachusetts. An out-of-state license cannot be used. This outlines the procedures you must follow to obtain the license.