Town of Moreau

Marriage License Information

Under 14 years old 14-15 years old 16-17 years old

Marriage is prohibited in New York State

Need both parents to be present and to sign a Consent Form. Also need the consent of a Supreme Court Justice or a Family Court Justice having jurisdiction in the county.  Parents must bring photo identification and applicants must bring birth certificates.

Need both parents to be present and to sign a Consent Form. There are certain circumstances under which one parent can consent. Parents must bring photo identification and applicants must bring birth certificates.

  • • Both applicants for a Marriage License must appear to apply for a Marriage License.
  • • If either applicant has been divorced, the final divorce decree must be submitted for review before a marriage license will be issued. 
  • • If multiple divorces have been granted, all final divorce decrees must be submitted for a review before a marriage license will be issued.
  • • Applicants must bring photo identification and birth certificates.
  • • A fee of $40.00 is charged. Thirty Dollars ($30.00) is for the Marriage License. Ten ($10.00) is for the Marriage Certificate which will be issued after the solemnization takes place.
  • • The Marriage License is valid for 60 days after the issue date. The 60 day time period begins on the day following the date of issue. The Marriage License cannot be used for 24 hours after it is issued.
  • • After the marriage has been preformed, and the Marriage License is returned to the Moreau Town Clerk's Office, a Marriage Certificate will be issued.