State Of Utah Marriage License Information - Douglas R. Bethers Utah's Wedding Officiant

Marriage license requirements in the state of Utah, here is what you need to bring with you, and what you need to know about the Utah marriage laws before you apply for the Utah marriage license application.

ID Requirement: Valid picture ID such as a passport, birth certificate, drivers license, or state ID card must be presented. Either bring your Social Security card or know your Social Security number. If you want to use your maiden name on the license bring a certified copy of your birth certificate or a certified copy of your divorce decree that states name is to be changed to maiden name. You do not have to be a resident of Utah. Application Requirement: Both the bride and groom must appear in person at the time of applying. For those wishing to be married, a marriage license is necessary. In order to obtain a marriage license, you must contact a county clerk within thirty days of your scheduled wedding. How Much a Marriage License Cost? $45+ - is applicable in most counties. The fee will include two certified copies of the license. Please Note: In some counties, there is no fee, but an additional charge for the certified copies may be applied. Waiting Period: No waiting period, No blood test requirement. Under 18: You must be at least 15 years old to be married in Utah. If you are over 18, you do not need consent to get married. If you are 16 or 17, you need signed consent from a parent or guardian, which must be given in person to the county clerk before a marriage license will be issued. If you are 15 years old, you need consent from a parent or guardian, and: The juvenile court must approve the marriage, and must conclude that the marriage is voluntary and in the best interests of the minor. The juvenile court may require premarital counseling. The juvenile court may impose other conditions, such as requiring the minor to continue to attend school. If you are under 18 but you have been married before, you do not need consent a second time. License is valid for 30 days. The license can only be used within the State of Utah.


This information was  taken from the website 

http://www.usmarriagelaws.com/search/united_states/utah/

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