Marriage Application

 Requirements When Applying for a Marriage License: 

  1. Either applicant must reside in Teaneck and be able to show proof of address. (i.e. driver’s license, lease,* bank statement , utility bill must be within the last 90 days)  *If both parties are not residents of New Jersey, the license must be obtained from the Registrar in the municipality where the ceremony is taking place.
  2. Both applicants should appear together with a witness over the age of 18.
  3. Social security numbers are required for both applicants when applicable
  4. If either applicant is divorced or widowed- please provide date of event.
  5. Please make an appointment with our office between the hours of Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10: 00 AM to 4:00 PM, Tuesday 10:00AM-5:30 PM.
  6. There is a 72-hour waiting period before license will be issued.
  7. License is ONLY valid for 30 days from date issued.
  8. Fee is $28.00 - cash or money order only