How to get married in New York

How to get married in New York | NY 1 Minute explains the easy process of getting married in NYC | Insiders View

How to get married in New York is a common questions for NY1 Minute.  A NYC City Hall wedding actually takes place at 141 Worth Street at the “Office of the City Clerk, Marriage Bureau”.  Locals say “getting married at City Hall” because it is right next to the NYC City Hall  in downtown Manhattan.  The marriage bureau has two well-appointed wedding chapels.  All couples, regardless of gender or sexuality are welcome to get married in NYC.

First Step: Get Marriage License

Get your marriage license at the marriage bureau  at 141 Worth Street during normal business hours M-F 8:30-3:45 p.m.  The two of you must go together, in-person with your valid photo ID’s.  Bring a money order made payable to the City Clerk or credit/debit card to pay the $35 marriage license fee.

Hint: You can actually start the application on-line and finish it in person if you want to save some time.

Help:  If you feel nervous about the process, book our Concierge Service that walks you through this process start to finish.  We promise to make the day fun and celebratory.

Important:  You must list all previous marriages and provide your former spouse’s name, the date the divorce was granted, and the location where you received the divorce (city, state, and country).  Please have this information on hand!