Department Contact

phone (812) 481-7035

Marriage License Requirements


Certified copies of a Marriage License are now available in the Clerk's Office. They are $2.00 per copy.

License is good immediately and up to 60 days of marriage date.

Our hours to complete the application are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8am - 3:30pm and Wednesday from 8am - 5:30pm.

Couples may start the application online @ www.courts.in.gov/marriage before coming in to the Clerk's office to finish the process. If starting online first, please let a Deputy Clerk know when coming in to finish.

Getting married at the courthouse: If a couple is interested in getting married at the courthouse the Clerk or the Judge may do so. The Clerk does Tuesday and Thursday mornings only and schedules 2 weeks out. She can be contacted at (812) 481-7037. The Judge can do them when his court docket allows. He can be contacted at (812) 481-7020.

Residency:
One person must be a resident of Dubois County and getting married in the state of Indiana OR both reside out of the state of Indiana and getting married in Dubois County. BOTH applicants must apply together in person as well as show proof of residency.

Identification:
One of the following must be brought into the Clerk's office at the time of filing out an application:
A VALID United States Drivers License, a VALID passport or certified birth certificate. (If the birth certificate is in a foreign language, a notarized or certified translated version must be brought along as well.)

Information Needed:
In what state/country you were born; in what state/country parents were born; mother's maiden name; correct spelling of names; your social security number; parents residence

Previous Marriages:
If previously married, when and how the marriage ended

Dependent Children:
Full name(s) and birth date(s)

Fee:
Indiana residents $20
Military $18
Out of state $60