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© St. Louis City
Recorder of Deeds and Vital Records Registrar


Marriage License
Department
open 8:00 a.m. to
5:00 p.m. weekdays
see Hours and Holidays
for restrictions


City Hall, Room 127
1200 Market Street
Saint Louis
Missouri 63103
314.622.3257
E-mail


Completed Form and Payment due in advance of Marriage Record services.
Please do not call or
E-mail for record look-ups. Please do not E-mail
record requests.


 

 

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St. Louis City
Marriage Application
and License Process


License can be used for a ceremony

in any Missouri County, including St. Louis City.

No Residency Requirement.
No Blood Test. No Waiting Period.
No Appointment Necessary.
Same Day Application
and License Issuance Service


The Recorder of Deeds Office Now Accepts
Mastercard and Visa for
Amount of Purchase or Deed Recording Fee.

No Cash Back. Walk-In Services Only.
Minimum $1.50 Service Fee.

Marriage Application-License Information Flyer

Application Fee and Payment Method
Nonrefundable $48.00 Cash or Credit Card

 

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Across the U.S.

Bride and Groom Requirements


Application Process

License Use Requirements
- License Must Be Used Within 30 Days
- Who May Perform Ceremony
- License Must Be Returned to Recorder


Free Civil Ceremony at Courthouse
Officiated by Circuit Court Judge


St. Louis City
Domestic Partner Registry


Since 1997, the City of St. Louis has provided a Domestic Partnership Registry for same-sex couples and opposite-sex couples.



Use this Form to register your
Domestic Partnership with
the City Register

Contact: 314.622.4145
St. Louis City Register*
City Hall, Room 118, 1200 Market Street
St. Louis, Missouri  63103

*The City Register is the City's city/county clerk, an office separate from the City Recorder of Deeds and Vital Records Registrar.


Information on Domestic Partner Registries in Missouri and other States


 

 

 

 


Bring A Camera!
Add Application-License
Day Photos @ City Hall
to Your Wedding Album.
Our Marriage License Staff will be happy to assist you with photos of your visit to our Marriage License Office.


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