Getting Married in Virginia

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    Making it Legal

    Both you and your to-be must obtain a marriage license through any Virginia Circuit Court Clerk; the Virginia location of your nuptials is irrelevant to the licensing. You may also contact a Virginia Visitors Bureau to get more specific information on local sites, services and marriage commissioners.

     
    Age Requirement 18 with certified copy of birth certificate as proof. If under 18, notarized consent from parent or legal guardian.
    License Fee $30
    License is Valid for 60 days
    Identification Valid driver's license, military ID, state ID, passport
    Officiants Ordained minister who can show proof of ordination; marriage commissioners, justices of the peace and judges.
     

    Gifts

    Virginia has an online shop for Virginia is for Lovers merchandise. From swag bags for your girls to koozies for your guys, you'll find the perfect Virginia is for Lovers thank you gift.

     

Last Updated: 3/19/2015 3:04 PM
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