Marriage License Information
In order for your marriage to be legally recognized, applicants will need a Las Vegas Marriage License which must be obtained prior to your wedding. To obtain your marriage license, both parties must fill out an online application (HERE) and then appear in person before the Clerk at the Clark County Marriage Bureau location (see locations listed below).
A marriage license allows a couple to marry in the state of Nevada. It is not proof of marriage. A licensed wedding officiant must perform Vegas weddings. Your license must be presented before the ceremony can begin
A marriage license is issued the same day a couple applies
Requirements for U.S. citizens and non U.S. citizens are the same.
The fee for a marriage license is $77.00 USD, payable by cash, cashier’s check, money order, or credit card.
You must be at least 18 years old to get married. Individuals 16 or 17 years of age, who want to marry, must have written parental consent from either their father or mother. This consent can be in person or with a notarized declaration.
Divorced applicants are required to list the Month/Day/Year when their divorce was finalized and the city and state where the divorce was finalized. The courthouse does not need to see a copy of the divorce decree. Widowed applicants are required to list the Month/Day/Year they were widowed and the city and state. The courthouse does not need to see a copy of the death certificate.
Clark County Marriage License Bureau
The Marriage License Bureau is located on the ground floor of the Regional Justice Center.
201 E. Clark Avenue Las Vegas, NV 89101
(Northwest corner of 3rd Street and Clark)
Monday through Sunday 8 A.M. to Midnight – Including holidays
Phone: (702) 671-0600
Henderson, Nevada Courthouse
240 S. Water Street Henderson, NV 89015
Thursday – 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Closed for lunch from 12:00 noon to 12:30 p.m.
Closed all legal holidays
Phone: (702) 455-1055
101 Civic Way
Laughlin, NV 89029
Open Friday, Sunday and Monday