Marriage License

At this time, marriage licenses are being issued by appointment only. To make an appointment:

  • Please call 601-403-2329 for the Poplarville Office.
  • Please call 601-749-7728 for the Picayune Office.

Certain information is required to apply for a marriage license. To streamline the process, please download and complete the Marriage License Information Form and bring it to your appointment.

Requirements for Marriage License

  • A fee of $37 must be paid in exact cash, money order, cashier's check, or credit card (ID required).
  • Both parties must be present at the time of application.
  • Both parties must submit proof of age in the form of a driver's license, birth certificate, passport, state-issued ID, school record, baptismal record, armed service discharge, armed service identification card, or other official document evidencing age.
  • Both parties must be at least 21 years of age. If either party is under 21, both parents or legal guardians must be present at the time of application and present a photo ID along with a certified copy of the minor's birth certificate or a certified copy of the court order appointing a legal guardian.
  • Marriage Ceremony - Applicants are responsible for making arrangements with a licensed minister, or other authorized official, to perform the marriage ceremony.