Clerk of Court and Comptroller
2000 Main St,
Sarasota, FL 34237
Cost of a Sarasota County Marriage License
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Cost of our Certified Florida Premarital Course
Marriage License Discount From Taking This Course
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Marriage License Information:
Both parties must be present when applying for a marriage license in Sarasota County.
Couples may complete an online application before their in-person visit.
Appointments are required and can be made by calling (941) 861-7436
When applying for a marriage license, you will need to bring the following items:
Valid photo ID
A social security number (SSN) or alien registration number
Proof of age
Cash, credit card, check, or money order
Premarital counseling certificate of completion (if applicable)
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 premarital course is an approved provider in Sarasota County?
You can view a list of approved providers in Marion County here.
Can you get married anywhere in Florida with a marriage license from Sarasota County?
Yes! Once you've obtained a marriage license, you are free to get married anywhere in Florida.
Do you have to live in Sarasota County to apply for a marriage license there?
No, you don't have to apply for a marriage license in the county that you live in.
Is there an online marriage license application?
Yes, you can complete the online application to apply for a marriage license in Sarasota County. Once completed, you and your partner are still required to go to the office to complete the application process.
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Approved Course Provider in Sarasota County
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