Marriage License

TO OBTAIN A MARRIAGE LICENSE

 The fee is $25.00 Cash or Credit Card Only
  • Both applicants must be present and be at least 18 years of age.
  • All individuals must provide a valid government-issued form of identification with photo, name and date of birth
  • Social Security Card or Number is required If you do not have a social security card two valid forms of identification are required
  • If under 18 years of age, a parental consent (mother and father providing photo ID) is required.                                              If under 15 years of age, a court order (documentation by the courts is required)
  • The Clerk's Office does not have an on-site officiant you must contact an officiant to perform your ceremony

OTHER INFORMATION


Marriage Licenses are issued Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

A marriage license must be obtained BEFORE the ceremony takes place. 

* Marriage Licenses issued by this office are valid only in the State of New Mexico

* Marriage Licenses issued by this office do not expire

FILING YOUR MARRIAGE LICENSE


ALL LICENSES ISSUED MUST BE RETURNED

Please be sure that all parties have signed the licensed

Bring in person or Mail your license to: 105 Albright St. Ste D, Taos, NM 87571 
After filing the license will be returned to you. Certified copies of the marriage license can be provided for legal purposes.  

Certified Copies of a Marriage License are $2.00 each and can be obtained after the license has been recorded. Call our office to order or request more information (575)737-6380. 

Marriage records are available to members the public. 

The Clerk's Office does not maintain divorce records please contact the Eighth Judicial District Court at   (575)758-3173.