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Marriage license requirements in the state of Nebraska, here is what you need to bring with you, and what you need to know about Nebraska marriage laws before applying for the Nebraska marriage license application.

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Marriage License in Nebraska

Who may apply for a marriage license?
Are same-sex marriages allowed in the state of Nebraska?
Are common law marriages accepted in the state?
How Much a Marriage License Cost?
Is a blood test required for obtaining a marriage license?
If we are getting married in another state but live in Nebraska, where do I obtain my marriage license?
If I live in one county of Nebraska but we are getting married in a different county of Nebraska, where do I obtain my marriage license?
I got married in another state/country. Do I need to file it here?
Who may perform my marriage ceremony?
What is my County Clerk telephone number?
Will my name be published in the newspaper?
What do we do if we want to be married by a judge?
Do I need witnesses to get married?

Who may apply for a marriage license?

Any person who is at least 19 years old may apply for a marriage license.

Any minor who is 17 or 18 years old may apply for a marriage license with a parental or legal guardian consent. The consent form must be notarized.

Are same-sex marriages allowed in the state of Nebraska?

No. The state of Nebraska does not recognize same-sex marriages.

Are common law marriages accepted in the state?

Common law marriages cannot be entered into in Nebraska.

How Much a Marriage License Cost?


Is a blood test required for obtaining a marriage license?

No, a blood test is not required (effective 4/14/98).

If we are getting married in another state but live in Nebraska, where do we obtain our marriage license?

You will need to obtain your marriage license in the state where you are getting married.

If I live in one county of Nebraska but we are getting married in a different county in Nebraska, where do I obtain my marriage license?

You may obtain your marriage license in any county in Nebraska as long as you get married in Nebraska.
The marriage license certificate will be on file in the county where you obtained the marriage license.

I got married in another state/country. Do I need to file the license here?

No, you do not need to file your marriage license from another state/country in Nebraska.

Who may perform my marriage ceremony?

The person who is performing the ceremony does not have to reside in Nebraska, nor register with Nebraska.

Do I need witnesses to get married?

You will need two witnesses when you get married. The witnesses do not need to be present when you get the license, but they will need to be present at the marriage ceremony.

Name Change:

Getting a marriage license with your new name on it does not mean your name has automatically changed. If you need to change your last name, you can use an online marriage name change kit.

Officiants: Any ordained clergyman whatsoever, without regard to the sect to which they belong may perform marriages. At the time of the marriage the officiant will give the couple the completed Keepsake and return the completed License and Certificate of Marriage to the County Clerk in which County the license was obtained.

Valid: License is valid for 1 year.
The license can only be used within the State of Nebraska.

Copy of Certificate of Marriage:

June 1976 to the present, contact the County Clerk's Office in which the license was issued.
You will need to provide the following information:
Name of the groom and/or bride, Date of Marriage.

1913 through June 1976, contact Nebraska Health & Human Services System
Vital Statistics
P.O. Box 95065
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 471-2871
Email: doh7151@vmhost.cdp.state.ne.us

Prior to 1913, contact the Nebraska State Historical Society
PO Box 82554
Lincoln, NE 68501-2554
(402)471-3270

Please Note: State and county marriage license requirements often change. The above information is for guidance only and should not be regarded as legal advice.

It is important that you verify all information with your local marriage license office or county clerk before making any wedding or travel plans.

To notify us of corrections or additions send an email to update@usmarriagelaws.com.  Please include the state and county information.

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Nebraska Clerk's Office
Adams County
Hastings, NE
402.461.7107

Antelope County
Neligh, NE
402.887.4410

Arthur County
Arthur, NE
308.764.2208

Banner County
Harrisburg, NE
308.436.5265

Blaine County
Brewster, NE
308.547.2222

Boone County
Albion, NE
402.395.2055

Box Butte County
Alliance, NE
308.762.6565

Boyd County
Butte, NE
402.775.2391

Brown County
Anisworth, NE
402.387.2705

Buffalo County
Kearney NE
308.236.1226

Burt County
Tekamah, NE
402.374.1955

Butler County
David City, NE
402.367.3091

Cass County
Plattsmouth, NE
402.296.2164

Cedar County
Hartington, NE
402.254.7411

Chase County
Imperial, NE
308.882.5266

Cherry County
Valentine, NE
402.376.2771

Cheyenne County
Sidney, NE
308.254.2141

Clay County
Clay Center, NE
402.762.3463

Colfax County
Schuyler, NE
402.352.3434

Cuming County
West Point, NE
402.362.6002

Custer County
Broken Bow, NE
308.872.5701

Dakota County
Dakota City, NE
402.987.2126

Dawes County
Chadron, NE
308.432.2863

Dawson County
Lexington, NE
308.324.2127

Deuel County
Chappell, NE
308.874.3308

Dixon County
Ponca, NE
402.755.2208

Dodge County
Fremont, NE
402.721.3494

Douglas County
Omaha, NE
402.444.7205

Dundy County
Benkelman, NE
308.423.2058

Fillmore County
Geneva, NE
402.759.4931

Franklin County
Franklin, NE
308.425.3492

Frontier County
Stockville, NE
308.367.8641

Furnas County
Beaver City, NE
308.268.4145

Gage County
Beatrice, NE
402.228.3355

Garden County
Oshkosh, NE
308.772.3924

Garfield County
Burwell, NE
308.346.4161

Gosper County
Elwood, NE
308.785.2611

Grant County
Hyannis, NE
308.458.2488

Greeley County
Greely Center, NE
308.428.3625

Hall County
Grand Island, NE
308.381.5080

Hamilton County
Auroa, NE
402.694.3443

Harlan County
Alma, NE
308.928.2173

Hayes County
Hayes Center, NE
308.286.3413

Hitchcock County
Trenton, NE
308.334.5646

Holt County
O'Neill, NE
402.336.1762

Hooker County
Mullen, NE
308.546.2244

Howard County
St. Paul, NE
308.754.4343

Jefferson County
Fairbury, NE
402.729.2323

Johnson County
Tecumseh, NE
402.335.3246

Kearney County
Minden, NE
308.832.1155

Keith County
Ogallala, NE
308.284.4726

Keya Paha County
Springview, NE
402.497.3791

Kimball County
Kimball, NE
308.235.2241

Knox County
Center, NE
402.288.4282

Lancaster County
Lincoln, NE
402.441.7481

Lincoln County
North Platte, NE
308.534.4350

Logan County
Stapleton, NE
308.636.2311

Loup County
Taylor, NE
308.942.3135

Madison County
Madison, NE
402.454.3311

McPherson County
Tryon, NE
308.587.2363

Merrick County
Central City, NE
308.946.2881

Morrill County
Bridgeport, NE
308.262.0860

Nance County
Fullerton, NE
308.536.2331

Nemaha County
Auburn, NE
402.274.4213

Nuckolls County
Nelson, NE
402.225.4361

Otoe County
Nebraska City, NE
402.873.9500

Pawnee County
Pawnee City, NE
402.852.2962

Perkins County
Grant, NE
308.352.4643

Phelps County
Holdrege, NE
308.995.4469

Pierce County
Pierce, NE
402.329.4225

Platte County
Columbus, NE
402.564.4904

Polk County
Osceola, NE
402.747.5431

Red Willow County
Mc Cook, NE
308.345.1552

Rock County
Bassett, NE
402.684.3933

Saline County
Wilber, NE
402.821.2374

Sarpy County
Papillion, NE
402.593.2105

Saunders County
Wahoo, NE
402.443.8101

Scotts Bluff County
Gering, NE
308.436.6600

Seward County
Seward, NE
402.643.2883

Sheridan County
Rushville, NE
308.327.2633

Stanton County
Stanton, NE
402.439.2222

Thayer County
Hebron, NE
402.768.6126

Thomas County
Thedford, NE
308.645.2261

Thurston County
Pender, NE
402.385.2343

Washington County
Blair, NE
402.426.6822

Wayne County
Wayne, NE
402.375.2288

Webster County
Red Cloud, NE
402.746.2716

York County
York, NE
402.362.7759

To notify us of corrections or additions send an email to update@usmarriagelaws.com.  Please include the state and county information.

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