Applying for a Marriage License

A marriage license is required to be married in the Town of Wilton. Applicants must apply in person at the Wilton Town Clerk’s office during regular hours of operation.

Bring a completed Marriage License Worksheet with cash or check (payable to the Town of Wilton). There is a fee of $50.00; certified copies are $20.00 each. Both parties must sign the marriage license and take an oath in the presence of the Town Clerk or Assistant Town Clerk. Plan on spending approximately 20 minutes in the Town Clerk’s office when applying for a marriage license.

There is no waiting period between applying for and receiving a marriage license. A marriage license is valid for 65 days (the ceremony must take place within 65 days of applying for the license).