How long does it take to get a marriage license in Illinois?
After applying for an Illinois marriage license at the county clerk’s office where the wedding is taking place, it will be issued to you immediately. There are no waiting periods and the license is valid for up to 60 days and takes effect the day after it was issued.
How much does it cost to get married at the courthouse in Illinois?
They must: Fill out and sign a marriage license application. Present valid identification with proof of age. The marriage license fee is $60.
Do you need a blood test to get married in Illinois?
To get an Illinois marriage license just requires proof that both parties are at least 18, and that the marriage is not prohibited. They don’t have to be Illinois residents, and blood tests are not required. Sixteen- and 17-year-olds can get a marriage license with their parents’ consent, or a court order.
Do you need witnesses to get married in Illinois?
Illinois: Witnesses are not required by Illinois law. Witnesses must be age 18 or older. Kentucky: Kentucky law require two (2) persons other than those being married and the person solemnizing the marriage must be present as witnesses.