Need to Know List
No minimum residency applies to overseas couples.
You are not required to be in Florida for a minimum number of days.
International visitors do need a copy of birth certificate.
ID Requirement in Osceola County
Osceola County requires that you have picture ID such as a driver's license and your Social Security card or a valid I-94 card.
You may be asked for a certified copy of your birth certificate.
If you have been previously married, the date of your divorce or date of your spouse's death must be supplied.
If the divorce or spouse's death occurred within the past 30 days, a certified copy of the divorce decree or death certificate is required.
There is no waiting period for Osceola County residents who have both completed a state sanctioned marriage preparation course within the last 12 months.
There is a three-day waiting period for Florida residents who have not taken the course.
For Under 18 years
If an individual is under 18 years of age, but older than 16 years of age, a marriage license can be obtained with parental consent.
If a parent has sole custody or the other parent is dead, the permission of one parent is sufficient.
If a person is under the age of 16, the marriage license has to be issued by a county judge, with or without parental permission.
If a minor's parents are both deceased and there is not an appointed guardian, he/she may apply for a marriage license.
A minor who has been previously married may also apply for license.
A minor who swears that they have a child or are expecting a baby, can apply for license if the pregnancy has been verified by a written statement from a licensed physician.
A county court judge may at his/her discretion issue or not issue license for them to marry.
The fee to get the marriage license is $93.50.
Many locals do accept credit cards now, but be sure to check with the local county recorder or clerk to make sure.
Osceola County clerk office is located at 2 Courthouse Square,
Kissimmee, Florida 34741.
Out-of-state residents must acquire a marriage license from any Florida county to be married in Kissimmee.
The three-day waiting period is waived for out-of-state or out-of-country residents.
For more information please call (407) 836-2000
8:30 am - 3:30 pm, Monday - Friday.
Closed for holidays Observed by Osceola County
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