REQUIREMENTS

BOTH PARTIES MUST APPEAR TO APPLY. CALL (903)577-6796 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

The application for marriage license is for informational purposes only and can not be used to make an official application for a marriage license. The state requires the completion of a two part form that we are unable to provide online


 


Marriage License $82.00
  - with Pre-marital Education Course $22.00
Informal Marriage License $46.00
CASH, CREDIT CARD OR MONEY ORDER ACCEPTED

Visit these links for general and local services available such as  Pre-marital Education Courses in your area.

https://www.211texas.org/211/

http://twogetherintexas.com


MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR
APPLICANTS UNDER 18 MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A LEGAL GUARDIAN. (THERE ARE SEVERAL CONDITIONS UNDER WHICH A PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF 18 MAY LEGALLY MARRY)
PROOF OF AGE AND IDENTITY (VALID DRIVERS LICENSE, PASSPORT, etc.)
A DIVORCE BY EITHER PARTY MUST BE FINAL 30 DAYS PRIOR TO APPLYING FOR THE MARRIAGE LICENSE

PRIOR TO APPLYING FOR A MARRIAGE LICENSE IN THE STATE OF TEXAS THE FOLLOWING THINGS SHOULD BE CONSIDERED:

A LICENSE PURCHASED IN ANY TEXAS COUNTY CAN BE USED IN THE STATE OF TEXAS AND ANY OTHER STATE OR COUNTRY THAT WILL ACCEPT IT. (Including: ceremony performed on an aircraft, boat or ship traveling in the US or international territory.)
IT MAY BE USED IN ANY COUNTY IN TEXAS
THE ORIGINAL LICENSE WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU AFTER IT IS FILED
THE LICENSE WILL REMAIN ON FILE IN THE COUNTY WHERE IT WAS PURCHASED
CERTIFIED COPIES MAY BE ORDERED FROM THAT COUNTY AT ANY TIME
WHEN A LICENSE IS PURCHASED IT MAY NOT BE USED FOR THE FIRST 72 HOURS
A DISTRICT JUDGE MAY WAIVE THE WAITING PERIOD IF A TIMELY REQUEST IS MADE
THE LICENSE IS VALID FOR NINETY (90) DAYS FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE
THERE IS NO LAW REQUIRING A BLOOD TEST
ABSENT APPLICANT MUST PROVIDE LEGAL AUTHORIZATION BEFORE APPLYING FOR THE LICENSE
COUPLES LIVING AS HUSBAND AND WIFE MAY WISH TO MAKE THEIR MARRIAGE A MATTER OF RECORD WITHOUT FORMAL CEREMONY. CALL FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON AN INFORMAL MARRIAGE DECLARATION.

LIST OF ACTIVE & RETIRED JUDGES IN TITUS COUNTY
WHO MAY PERFORM MARRIAGE CEREMONIES
(SCHEDULING & COST ARE DETERMINED BY EACH INDIVIDUAL JUDGE)

Paula Dyke
Justice of the Peace #2
903.577.6756
Kay McNutt
Justice of the Peace #1,3,4
903.577.6760






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Titus County Clerks Office
100 West First Street, Suite 204 - Mt. Pleasant, Texas 75455
Phone: (903)577-6796 - Fax: (903)572-5078
Business Hours: 8:00am - 4:45pm Monday-Friday
(*open through lunch)