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    Marriage License*

    Marriage License                                                                                                                                                       $75


    Informal Marriage                                                                                                                                                      $40

    Out-of-State Applicants                                                                                                                                          $100                                                                                                                                                        


    Assumed Name Certificates

    One Owner (No Charge for Military Veterans)                                                                                                           $23


    Each Additional Owner (No Charge for Military Veterans)                                                                                       $.50


    Additional Assumed Name Certificates (each)                                                                                                           $6


    Disposition of Interest (per owner) (No Charge for Military Veterans)                                                                       $17


    Additional Disposition of Interest Certificates (each)                                                                                                  $6             

    Assumed Name Search (per name)                                                                                                                          $10                                        





    Copy Fees

    Marriage License: First copy                                                                                                                                     $21


    Marriage License: Each additional copy (at time of first copy purchase)                                                                 $10


    Birth Certificate (each)                                                                                                                                              $23


    Death Certificate: First copy                                                                                                                                     $21


    Death Certificate: Each additional copy (at time of first copy purchase)                                                                   $4


    Assumed Names (each)                                                                                                                                             $1
    (plus $5.00 for certification)


    Military Discharges/DD214s (no charge)                                                                                                                    $0


    We accept credit cards, cash, checks, or money orders made payable to the Tarrant County Clerk.  Credit/debit card payments are subject to an additional processing fee.





    1.   Must be at least 18 years of age. (If under 18 years of age, a court order granted by this state under Texas Family Code Chapter 31, removing the disabilities of minority of the applicant for general purpose is required. )

    2.  Both parties must appear in person.

    3.  Must have valid, picture driver's license, state ID or passport.

    4.  Know Social Security number.

    5.  Must wait 72 hours after license is issued before being married.

    6.  Must get married within 90 days from day license is issued.

    7.  Checks are NOT accepted for purchase of a Marriage License.



    Copies may be obtained at any one of the courthouse locations listed below. If you are obtaining the copy in person, you will need to know the following information. Additionally, if you are requesting the information by mail you will need to include the following information:

    1. Full name of both parties

    2. The year of the marriage


    Mail in requests should be addressed to:

    Tarrant County Plaza Building
    200 Taylor Street--3rd Floor
    Fort Worth, Texas 76196


    If more information is needed, please contact the County Clerk’s office where you will purchase your marriage license.



    Tarrant County Plaza Building

    200 Taylor Street--3rd Floor
    Fort Worth, TX 76196

    Mansfield Subcourthouse

    1100 E. Broad St., Ste. 200
    Mansfield, TX 76063

    Northeast Courthouse

    645 Grapevine Hwy, Suite 120
    Hurst, TX 76054
    Phone: 817-248-6253

    Northwest Subcourthouse

    6713 Telephone Rd., Ste. 202
    Lake Worth, TX 76135

    Southeast Subcourthouse

    700 East Abrams
    Arlington, TX 76010

    Southlake Subcourthouse

    1400 Main St., Ste. 140
    Southlake, TX 76092

    Southwest Subcourthouse

    6551 Old Granbury Rd.
    Fort Worth, TX 76133

    Poly Subcourthouse

    3212 Miller Ave.
    Fort Worth, TX 76105


    This page was last modified on October 19, 2021


    County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111

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    100 E. Weatherford, Fort Worth, Texas 76196