NOTICE ON SAME SEX MARRIAGE LICENES
The Laclede County Recorder's office is not free to issue marriage licenses to parties of the same sex until we are directed to do so by the Missouri Supreme Court.
The City of St. Louis has been directed to issue same sex mariage licenses at this time.
Laclede County Recorder
MISSOURI NO LONGER REQUIRES A 3 DAY WAITING PERIOD TO RECEIVE YOUR MARRIAGE LICENSE
- YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE TO MARRY WITHOUT CONSENT
- 16 OR 17 - A PARENT OR GUARDIAN MUST GIVE CONSENT
- 15 YEARS OLD - YOU MUST HAVE BOTH PARENTS GIVE CONSENT
ONCE YOU RECEIVE YOUR MARRIAGE LICENSE, YOU MUST BE MARRIED WITHIN 30 DAYS ANYWHERE IN THE STATE OF MISSOURI, OR THE LICENSE BECOMES NULL AND VOID.
FEE IS $51.00 Cash Only
ALL RELEVANT PERSONS (BRIDE, GROOM, AND GUARDIANS) MUST BE PRESENT TO APPLY.
YOU WILL NEED A STATE ISSUED PICTURE ID OR US PASSPORT.
YOU WILL NEED TO BE ABLE TO TELL US YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER.
IF YOU HAVE BEEN MARRIED BEFORE, WE WILL NEED THE DATE OF YOUR DIVORCE OR THE DATE YOU WERE WIDOWED.