Marriage License Fees

A $72.00 fee is collected at the time of issuance of the marriage license.  We accept cash, personal check, debit/credit cards, and money orders.  Personal checks are not accepted for payment of the marriage license. 

Effective July 28, 2019
Breakdown of Cowlitz County Marriage License Fee

Apply for a Marriage License - Additional Information

Apply for a Marriage License

How to apply and what you will need to provide, when you apply for a marriage license

Rules and Timelines

Rules, timelines, age requirements, and who may perform a ceremony