A Simple Wedding in Key West
Getting married in Key West, Florida.
How to get a Florida Marriage license:
NOTE: The Monroe County Courthouse is now requiring appointments to obtain your marriage license.
Fee is $86.00 (plus service fee for credit cards)
There is NO waiting period for NON- Florida residents.
Florida residents have a 3 day wait.
You do NOT have to get married in the same county in which you obtain your license.
If you have been previously married, you will need to know the EXACT date your prior marriage ended.
Witnesses are NOT required.
Blood tests are NOT required.
LICENSE BY MAIL – Are you visiting Key West on a holiday or weekend?
It is possible for non-Florida residents to obtain their Florida marriage license by mail.
Ask us about this service.
Note: the Monroe County Clerk (Key West) does NOT offer this service.
COURTHOUSE IS CLOSED:
Monday, September 5, 2022
Monday, October 10, 2022
Friday, November 11, 2022
Thursday, November 24, 2022
Friday, November 25, 2022
Monday, December 26, 2022
Monday, January 2, 2023
IMPORTANT: The courthouse may close for additional dates during the Christmas and New Year holidays.
This may not be decided more than 1-2 days in advance.
MONROE COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Key West location
500 Whitehead Street
Corner of Whitehead ST and Southard ST; diagonal from the Green Parrot Bar
TELEPHONE: (305) 292-3458
HOURS: 8:30AM to 5:00PM Monday-Friday (EXCEPT HOLIDAYS)
OTHER KEYS OFFICES – A great option if you are driving down from the mainland.
Upper Keys Government Center
88820 Overseas Highway (mile marker 88 1/2 gulf side)
3117 Overseas Highway (mile marker 48 1/2 on the ocean side)
SOUTH FLORIDA OFFICES
Miami-Dade Courthouse Metro-Dade Flagler Building
140 West Flagler Street, Suite 1501 Miami, Florida 33130
Broward County Courthouse
201 S.E. 6th Street Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
HOURS: 8:00AM – 4:30PM MONDAY – FRIDAY (EXCEPT HOLIDAYS)
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