To apply for a marriage license
- Both parties must appear before the Town Clerk
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Present a valid state issued ID
- Both parties must appear at least a half hour before Town Hall closes
Note: There is a state imposed mandatory 3 day waiting period from the application date and the date the license is issued. The mandatory waiting period can only be waived with a court order. Marriage licenses are valid for 60 days and can be used to marry in any Massachusetts city or town.
The fee is $30 and includes a certified copy of the marriage certificate.