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Obtaining a Marriage License for your Elkhart Lake Wedding

A Marriage License can be issued by the Sheboygan County Clerk’s Office at 508 New York Ave., Rm 129, Sheboygan, WI  53081  Telephone: 920-459-3003


~Applications are accepted weekdays between 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
~Both parties must be present to apply for a license
~Application fee of $55.00 is due at time of application
~A completed license is issued following the 6-day waiting period
~Applicants must be 18 to obtain a wedding license. Persons 16 or 17-years-old may marry only either written consent of their parents, guardian or custodian.

All applicants are required to present the following documentation

~Photo ID (for example, a drivers license, passport or resident alien card) ~Proof of current address (a drivers license is preferred)
~Birth certificate or resident alien card
~Social security number
~Valid telephone number


~There is a 6-day waiting period from the date of application.
~Your license is valid for 30 days from the effective date and the marriage must take place within that 30-day period.