Welcome to the Fairfax Circuit Court's On-Line Marriage License Pre-Application


Follow the four steps below to obtain a marriage license using the on-line marriage license pre-application:

         Step 1:      Complete and submit the on-line marriage license pre-application. Upon submission, you will receive a confirmation document via e-mail.
Step 2: Within the next 90 days, print and bring the confirmation document, payment and valid photo identification (i.e. a driver's license, passport or military identification card) to the Public Service Division of the Fairfax Circuit Court to obtain your marriage license. The bride and groom must appear at the courthouse together.
Step 3: Give the marriage license clerk your confirmation document and identification. The clerk will verify your identification, collect payment and prepare the marriage license while you wait. The cost is $30, payable by cash or credit card (MasterCard or Visa only, with a 4% transaction fee).
Step 4: The clerk will give you your marriage license.

For additional information regarding obtaining a marriage license and the on-line marriage license pre-application, please click here.

To start, please verify the following information.
I certify that both the groom and bride are at least 18 years old:
Enter the code shown in the gray box to proceed: