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 60 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. Both parties 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 applicants are at least 18 years old:
Enter the code shown in the gray box to proceed: