Bradford County Marriage License Information

Bradford County Clerk's Office: General Information

Address: 945 N. Temple Ave. Starke, Florida 32091
Phone: (904) 966-6265 or (904) 966-6298
We are an approved premarital course provider: For verification, please call the county clerk. We will be listed under Elizabeth Hekimian-Williams or Envision Love, LLC.

Marriage License Overview

If you plan to receive your marriage license in Bay county, both will need to:

  • Appear in person at the clerk's office when submitting the application
  • 18 years of age or older and present valid photo ID (driver's license, state or federal ID, etc.)
  • Know your social security number (you will not need to bring the cards with you)
  • Pay the marriage license fee

Fees & Discounts

The cost for the marriage license, including the state and county fees is $93.50. However, couples who attend an approved premarital course will only pay $61.00. The fee must be paid in full. It is recommended to call the Bradford county clerk's office in advance to find out the types of payment they accept, since some counties may not accept credit cards or checks.

Marriage License Use & Restrictions

An appointment is not needed in order to receive a marriage license, however, there is a 3-day waiting period before a couple may be married. Couples who complete an approved premarital course may skip the waiting period and be married immediately. Marriage licenses are valid only for 60 days from the issue date and must be returned to the clerk's office within 10 days of the ceremony. You may purchase a marriage license in any Florida county to be married anywhere in Florida.