Copy of Marriage License

Obtain a Copy

One certified copy of your marriage license can be paid for when you apply for your license. It will be mailed to you at the address provided to us at the time you apply.

You may obtain an additional copy or copies of your license by mail, email or in person.

To request a copy using our online form, please click here. Each certified copy is $2.00.  You will be sent a bill along with your copies. 


If sending an email please provide the name of the groom, maiden name of the bride and date of marriage.

Fax or Mail

  •  Please do not send cash.
  • Include a phone number and address where you would like the copy sent.
  • If requesting by mail, enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope to return the copy to you.
  • Please mail the form to:
    St Joseph County Clerk
    Marriage License Division
    101 South Main Street
    South Bend, IN 46601.
  • If you applied at the Mishawaka Office please send request to:
    St. Joseph County Clerk
    219 Lincolnway West
    Mishawaka, IN 46544

In Person

You may also obtain a certified copy of your license in person. Please return to the office where you applied for the license. The cost is $2 per copy.

Note: Only licenses issued in St Joseph County, Indiana are available from this office.