We take applications online anytime or walk-in applications 8:00am until 4:30pm M-F
You are eligible to apply for a marriage license if:
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Marriage licenses are public records. We post online marriages filed within the month of your marriage ceremony.
If you are wanting to be married at the Courthouse by an Eaton County Judge or Magistrate you must set-up an appointment. Call 517-543-4021
Please be advised that the Eaton County Clerk's office is governed by the State of Michigan laws on the issuance of marriage licenses. It is the responsibility of the couple being married to determine the legality of the officiant performing the ceremony. To ensure full compliance with the law, you may want to seek the guidance of an attorney in interpreting the law regarding "Persons authorized to solemnize marriages."
For information about how to purchase certified copies of a marriage license on file with Eaton County (for which the ceremony has already been performed) click here.