Avoid the 3-day wait requirement and save $32.50 on your marriage license in Duval County. We do provide the approved premarital course in an online format so you can save money on your marriage license and avoid waiting three days to have your marriage license issued to you.
Here’s how it works:
The Duval County Courthouse will reduce your marriage license application fee $32.50 upon completing our online premarital preparation course.
The cost of our the course is $19.99, so you will actually SAVE $12.51 on your marriage license and there will be no out of pocket cost.
Our Online Premarital Preparation Couse for Duval County Covers the Following Cities and All the Other Cities in Florida:
Duval County has great places to get married. We have included our absolute favorite spots. Remember, our practice is based in Duval County. We know Duval!
1. The River Club – Jacksonville, FL.
2. Queen’s Harbour Yacht & Country Club – Jacksonville, FL.
3. The Keeler Property – Jacksonville, FL.
4. Deercreek Country Club – Jacksonville, FL.
5. The Riverside House – Jacksonville, FL.
6. Casa Marina Hotel and Restaurant – Jacksonville, FL.
7. Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club – Jacksonville, FL.
8. Courtyard Jacksonville Beach Oceanfront (Beach Wedding) – Jacksonville, FL.
9. The Gardens Club – Jacksonville, FL.
10. Hidden Hills Country Club – Jacksonville, FL.
Marriage Licenses – General Information
For your convenience, D’Arienzo Psychological Group has supplied information here from the Duval County Marriage License website:
In order to obtain a marriage license in Duval County, a couple must apply together, in person, at the Duval County Clerk of Courts office. The marriage license is only good within the State of Florida. Both parties must be present with their State issued ID, military ID, or passport, as well as their Social Security cards.
If either applicant has been married previously, you will need to know the exact date of divorce, death, or annulment. If the marriage ended within the last sixty (60) days, you must bring proof showing how the marriage ended.
Applicants under eighteen (18) years of age must have consent from both parents, unless a Court order has given one parent sole custody, in which case they must have consent from the parent having sole custody. The consent must be provided at the time the application for a marriage license is made. Applicants under sixteen (16) years of age must have court approval, and should contact the Clerk of Court’s office for more information.
The fee for a marriage license is $93.50, and must be paid in cash only. Other forms of payment are not accepted. If both parties have taken a premarital class with a registered premarital course provider, the fee is reduced to $61.00.
Effective January 1st, 1999, there is a three (3) day waiting period for marriage licenses unless a premarital class has been taken from a registered premarital course provider. If both applicants are Non-Florida residents, then this waiting period shall be waived.
We are open Monday thru Friday, excluding Holidays. Hours for each office are listed below. If you have a question or would like more information, please contact either of our offices at:
Duval County Courthouse – Downtown
501 West Adams Street, Room 2396
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Duval County Courthouse – Beaches Branch
1543 Atlantic Blvd
Neptune Beach, FL 32266
(904) 255-2000 Hours: 8:00am – 4:30pm