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Marriage License Regulations

Each of the three counties along the Mississippi Gulf Coast has individual regulations and requirement for obtaining a marriage license. While most of the requirements are similar some have significant differences.

Beginning July 1, 2012, the blood test and three day waiting period for your marriage license in the State of Mississippi will no longer be required.  Please click on the link below of the county in which you are planning your wedding for updates and to make sure you fulfill the requirements of that county.

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Hancock County Circuit Clerks Office

  • 152 Main Street
  • Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
  • Phone: (228) 467-5265  |  Fax: (228) 467-2779

Prerequisite Information: • Proof of age: Driver's license or Birth Certificate.• If divorced, get date of divorce; if female applicant took her maiden name back, need a copy of the divorce decree restoring her ...


Harrison County Circuit Clerks Office

  • P.O. Box 998
  • Gulfport, MS 39502
  • Phone: (228) 865-4369  |  Fax: (228) 865-4099

Click here for information on obtaining a marriage license ...


Jackson County Circuit Clerks Office

  • 3104 Magnolia Street
  • Pascagoula, MS 39558
  • Phone: (228) 769-3040  |  Fax: (228) 769-3180

The following items are required in order to get a marriage license: • Both bride and groom must appear together to apply • Present valid ID of both (each must be at least 21 years) • Birth certificate or driver's licens ...