Marriage Licenses & Certificates

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As of Wednesday, November 14, 2018, you may apply for a marriage license online via the Minnesota Official Marriage System (MOMS(R)). To apply for a marriage license, complete and submit the online application

Within 90 days, both applicants need to appear in person at the Mille Lacs County Administrative Services Office to sign the application, show identification, and pay the license fee. A marriage license is valid for 6 months.


License TypeFee
Marriage License$115
Marriage License with Certificate of Premarital Education$40

Applying in Person

Persons may also apply for a marriage license at the Administrative Services Office. The requirements for applying for a marriage license are:

  • Both parties must appear in person.
  • Pay the appropriate fee.
  • Both parties must be 18 years of age or older. Persons who are at least 16 years of age, but not yet 18, must have the consent of the applicants' parents or legal custodians, or court consent with the application approved by a District Court Judge (Minnesota Statues 517).