Administration & Courts
173 NE Hernando Avenue
Lake City, FL 32055
Marriage License Application Form:
Cost of a Columbia County Marriage License
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Cost of our Certified Florida Premarital Course
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Marriage License Requirements:
The process for applying for a marriage license in Columbia County is as follows:
Print a copy of the marriage application and fill it out using a black ink pin
Both parties (an only the two parties) are required to appear at the county clerk's office - an appointment is necessary
Visit the Clerk's office (both parties must be present) and bring the following:
Social Security Number (SSN)
Valid form of ID
Form of payment (do not accept personal checks)
Certificate of completion for an approved premarital course (if applicable)
Once the ceremony is performed, the license can be returned to the Clerk's office to be finalized
Once the application process is completed, couples have to wait for 3-days to receive their Florida marriage license (completing an approved online premarital course will wave this 3-day, mandatory waiting period).
Frequently asked questions
How can I verify that this is a registered premarital course in Columbia County?
Can we get married anywhere in Florida with a marriage license from Columbia County?
Do I have to live in Columbia County to apply for a marriage license?
Do I need to make an appointment to get a marriage license in Columbia County?
Is there any application?
You may print and fill out a copy of a marriage license application form before arriving at your appointment. You will not be able to complete the entire process online.
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