Getting Your Tennessee Marriage License

Getting Your Tennessee Marriage License


To be legally married in the state of Tennessee, you must obtain a marriage license. Getting your Tennessee marriage license is a quick and easy process. Here are the legal requirements:

*You must both be present.
*You both must be 18+ years old.
*Valid driver’s license, state-issued photo ID, state ID card, or military ID passport for both parties.
*Valid social security card or proof of social security number for both parties.
*The license must be used within 30 days after being issued and can be used on the same day.
*If either of you have been divorced or widowed, you must know the exact date that the divorce or death occurred. A bride must also have a certified copy of the divorce decree if she had a name change but has not changed her name on her driver’s license.
*License must be used within 30 days of issuance.


Non-Tennessee Residents – $41.00
Tennessee Residents – $101.00 (Less with pre-marriage counseling.)

There is no blood test or waiting period.

Courthouse Locations

Sevier County Courthouse
125 Court Avenue, Sevierville, TN 37862
Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.   Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm    (865) 453-5502

Gatlinburg Shilling Center
405 Reagan Drive, Gatlinburg, TN. 37738
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. –  Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.    (865) 430-3404

Pigeon Forge City Hall
225 Pine Mountain Road, Pigeon Forge, TN. 37863
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on  Saturdays only. (865) 908-6613

The above information is updated regularly, but please check the Sevier County website for the most up to date info. 865-696-5348