Couples applying for a marriage license IN PERSON must:
Appear together at one of the Clerk’s sever Vital Records locations. (County Clerks Office)
Present valid government issued identification with proof of age.
Fill out and sign the marriage license application.
Pay the marriage license fee of approximately 72.00. You should check your nearest count clerk for exact fee.
There is a waiting period of 72 hours befor you can get married but the marriage license lasts 90 days.
You may choose an alternative to getting married in the sterile and unpredictable atmosphere of a courtroom or office by registering for a simple and affordable wedding at The Courthouse Wedding Chapel located on the North side of Houston,Tx.