Requirements to obtain marriage license in the State of Florida:
Both parties must be present when applying for a marriage license, sign the application form and take an oath to the truthfulness of the information provided.
Both parties must provide proof of the following:
- Age: both parties must be at least 18 years of age.
The following methods of payment are acceptable:
- Money order
- Traveler's check
- Personal Check (Name and current address must be imprinted on check and you must present a photo ID).
- Credit Cards: Visa, MasterCard and Discover or American Express
Copies of marriage licenses for Pinellas County are available for viewing and purchase in the Official Records Rooms at our stated locations.
The charge for a copy is $1.00 per page and $2.00 to certify the document, if certification is needed. If you are going to use the copy for a legal purpose, you would want to have the copy certified. There is no charge to view a document.
You may also send a written request for a copy. Please provide the bride's maiden name, the groom's name, and if known, date of marriage. Please make checks payable to Clerk of Circuit Court. The mailing address is Clerk of the Circuit Court, Official Records, Room 163, 315 Court Street, Clearwater, FL 33756.
You may access images of recorded marriage licenses (from 2003 forward) at https://public.co.pinellas.fl.us/login/loginx.jsp. Click on "Public Access to Official Records and Other Records."