Marriage License Requirements

Guidelines


Parental Consent

Legal age is 18 for both persons. If age 16 or 17, written and notarized consent signed by both parents, parent having legal custody, or legal guardian is required. A Judicial Court Order from the court of jurisdiction is required of anyone under the age of 16. 

Parental Consent Application Form (PDF)

Identification

One of the following valid (not expired), legal identification for proof of age is required.  Please note the name on the marriage license will appear exactly as it is on the ID you provide.  

  • Driver's License
  • Birth Certificate (original or certified copy accompanied by a certified translation if in a foreign language)
  •  Military ID
  • Passport
  • State issued identification

Required Information

  • Divorce information (date, place, and court where granted)
  • Parents names and current address
  • Place of Birth (City and State)
  • Social Security number

Social Security Number

Per Colorado Revised Statute 14-14-113, Social Security numbers are required on the marriage license application. If an applicant does not have a Social Security number, an affidavit provided by the clerk’s office must be signed.

Access the Social Security Number Affidavit Form (PDF)