Marriage Information

What To Bring
On the day of the ceremony you will need to bring the following:
  • 2 witnesses over the age of 18 (the court will not provide witnesses)
  • $10 fee
  • Marriage License
All parties must speak and understand English.

Hours
Grand Traverse County
Grand Traverse County does not make appointments. However, to ensure Magistrate availability, please call 231-922-4580. Weddings are performed:
  • Monday - Friday
    9 - 11:30 a.m.
Antrim County
Antrim County requires appointments which can be made by calling 231-533-6441. Weddings are performed:
  • Monday and Tuesday
    8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Thursday
    8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Leelanau County
Leelanau County requires appointments which can be made by calling 231-256-8250. Weddings are performed:
  • Monday-Thursday
    10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Fridays
    1 - 3 p.m.
More Information
Information regarding marriage licenses can be obtained from the County Clerk in the county in which you wish to be married.
  • Antrim County Phone: 231-533-6353
  • Grand Traverse County Phone: 231-922-4760
  • Leelanau County Phone: 231-256-9824