Las Vegas Wedding Information

Getting a Marriage License in Las Vegas

In order to get married in the state of Nevada, you will need a Nevada Marriage License prior to your wedding date. To obtain a license, both parties must complete an online application here (

Then appear in person before the clerk at a Clark County Marriage Bureau location. A Nevada marriage license allows a couple to marry in the state of Nevada. A licensed wedding officiant must conduct the ceremony. Along with your ID,  must present the marriage license, before the ceremony begins.

A marriage license will be issued the same day the couple applies. Your Nevada license is valid for a year. You must have your Nevada wedding within that year for it to be valid.

Both parties must present one of the following forms of identification when applying for a Nevada Marriage License:

  • Valid Driver’s License 
  • Valid State issued no driver’s ID
  • Valid passport 
  • Valid Foreign country isssued ID showing your photo and date of birth 
  • Valid Military ID
  • Valid Resident Alien Card
  • The application fee is $102, payable by cash, money order, or credit card.


Las Vegas Marriage Bureau
201 E Clark Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Monday-Sunday 8am-12am, including holidays
(702) 671-0660

240 S Water St
Henderson, NV 89105
Monday-Sunday 7:30-12pm, 12:30-6pm
Closed on holidays
(702) 455-1055

10 Civic Way
Laughlin, NV 89029
Open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
10:30am-2:30pm, 1:00-4:30pm
Closed on holidays
(702) 298-1097

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