Vital Statistics

  1. Applying for New Licenses
  2. Certified Copies & Records

Application for Marriage / Civil Union License

Appointments should be made when applying for:

  • Civil union
  • Domestic partnership
  • Marriage
  • Reaffirmation of a civil union
  • Remarriage

Fees & Payment

There is a $28 fee for a marriage / civil union license application. Payment may be made at your appointment by personal check, money order, cash, credit card, or debit card. Please note cash can only be accepted in person. An application for a marriage / civil union license must be physically submitted no later than 72 hours prior to the marriage / civil union event. You may however apply for a waiver of the 72 hours through the Monmouth County Superior Court.


What you should bring with you when you apply for a Marriage / Civil Union License:

  • A valid driver's license, state issued photo identification, or a valid passport.
  • A witness 18 years or older with valid identification
  • Proof of residency
  • The $28 application fee

Visit our Wedding Ceremonies page for more details on having your ceremony in Middletown Township.