Marriage licenses are issued by appointment. Please call our office to schedule your time in advance; 203-794-8505 Marriage licenses are valid for 65 days. The first appointment of the day is taken at 8:45 am and the last is 3:45 pm.
In order to obtain your marriage license you must be having the ceremony in Bethel. Residency in Bethel no longer allows application in Bethel if you are to be married in another town.
The cost for the marriage license is $30.00 cash or check, and $20.00 for each certified copy of the license to be obtained post ceremony.
You must supply the name address and telephone number of the official performing the ceremony.
Please bring with you a drivers license and or passport for identification.
Marriage License Worksheet [PDF]