What information is on a florida marriage certificate

Sarasota County Clerk

Original certificate of completion is required at time of application. List of providers is available upon request.

If only one of the couples is a Florida resident and the Florida resident takes the course, there is no waiting period. If both parties are out of state residents, there is no waiting period. Until that license is received, there is no record of the marriage.

Requirements for minors 17 years old (one or both applicants):

After recordation, a certified copy will be returned to the newlyweds, by mail. The process takes approximately 3 weeks. Return to Clerk's Home page. Click Here for Clerk of the Court contact information by county. You can get married in any county in Florida, regardless of where you obtained your marriage license. To obtain a marriage license you need:.

Marriage license is valid for 60 days after issuance. You must perform the ceremony of marriage before this 60 days has expired. Blood Tests are not required.

Important Florida Marriage License Information

There is a 3-day waiting period after issuance of the license before you can get married, unless you have completed the Florida pre-marital course, in which case the waiting period is waived. All regularly ordained ministers of the gospel or elders in communion with some church, or other ordained clergy, and all judicial officers, including retired judicial officers, clerks of the circuit courts, and notaries public of this state may solemnize the rights of matrimonial contract, under the regulations prescribed by law.