Marriage License

 

Are you looking to obtain a marriage license in the State of New York?  You can apply for a marriage license at any muncipal clerk's office  in New York State.  The following information shall be provided to the municipal clerk at the time of appliation:

  • Both parties must be present to apply for the marriage license
  • Both parties must be at least 18 years of age (if under the age of 18, a consent form must be signed and notarized by both parents of the individual who is under the age of 18 -- click here to view NYS information)
  • Original birth certificates with a raised seal
  • Photo identification -- driver's license or a passport is acceptable
  • Social security number
  • If previously married, original divorce degree(s) or original annulment papers signed by a judge must be presented for each marriage ending in a divorce
  • If previously married and the spouse is now deceased, an original copy with a raised seal of the death certificate must be presented

The license must be applied for a minimum of 24 hours prior to the ceremony and is valid for 60 days.

The license application process takes up to 30 minutes.  Applicants are requested to arrive at the Town Clerk's office a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the close of the business day.

 

OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Extended Office Hours on Wednesday until 7:00pm

Mailing Address:
5440 Route 5 & 20 West
Canandaigua, NY 14424

DEPARTMENT CONTACTS

Jean Chrisman

Town Clerk / Receiver of Taxes

 (585) 394-1120 x2225

 (585) 394-9476
 Email Jean Chrisman

 

Barb Henry

Deputy Town Clerk

 (585) 394-1120 x2227
 (585) 394-9476
 Email Barb Henry

 

Judy Miller

Deputy Town Clerk

 (585) 394-1120 x2226
 (585) 394-9476
 Email Judy Miller

 

Colletta Francese

Deputy Town Clerk

 (585) 394-1120 x2227
 (585) 394-9476
 Email Colletta Francese

 
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