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Marriage Licenses
Douglas County Clerk, 8th Street, Minden, NV, United States

Douglas County Clerk's Office

Marriage License and Wedding FAQ

  1. No blood test.
  2. No waiting period.
  3. Marriage License Fee is $60.00. Fee does not include a certified copy of the marriage certificate which is available for an additional $15.00. Fee is payable by cash, cashiers check, money order, Visa or Mastercard. Applications are good for one year.
  4. Both parties must present themselves at one of the Douglas County Clerk’s Offices.  Appointments are not necessary during regular hours; see below for weekends, holidays or special arrangements.
  5. Hours: click here.
  6. Adults 18 and older; parental consent not needed but proof of age is required.
  7. 16-17 years old; either parent must be present or a notarized affidavit giving permission is necessary (see additional information below).
  8. If you lose the license prior to the ceremony, you will be charged $60.00 to reissue another license.
  9. Witness other than minister required at the marriage ceremony.
  10. Previously divorced, divorce must be final where granted. Date, city, and state where the divorce occurred required, but it’s not necessary to furnish divorce papers.
  11. Out-of-country, the same rules apply to you, nothing additional is required to marry. You do not need a marriage license from your country.  Driver’s license, passport, acceptable for identification.

1616 8th Street, Minden, NV  89423

(775) 782-9014

Monday – Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
(closed weekends and holidays)

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