Marriage Licenses

North Carolina Law requires you to have a marriage license before you get married,

Both parties must be present to obtain the Marriage License.

Hours of Issuance

  • None


  • Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Appointments MUST be made by phone - 910.347.3451.
  • The online application MUST be completed prior to the day of your scheduled appointment. Please wait until you have secured an appointment before filling out the online application.


  • Every person needs valid photo ID.
    • A valid photo ID includes a Driver's License or state ID issued by a state or territory of the United States, a US military ID, or a passport
  • If you have been issued a social security number, you must provide proof of your full social.
    • Proof must be a social security card, W2 form, pay stub, bank documents or military documents. No hand written documents will be accepted.
  • If either party has been divorced in the past 12 months, please provide a copy.
  • If you are 18 or under, you must have a certified birth certificate.
  • If you are under age, please contact our office.
  • The fee is $60. No checks will be accepted for payment.