Next Steps

Please follow the instructions below to complete the process.


1.  Please submit an email to [email protected] with the following elements:

Subject of the email:  Request for Marriage License (Order #:  __________________________)

Attention:  Marriage Division

This email is in regards to the submission of our marriage application with order #:  _____________________.

Our contact information is as follows:

First and Last Name:

Party 1:  _________________________________

Party 2:  _________________________________

Phone numbers:

Party 1:  _________________________________

Party 2:  _________________________________

Email Information:

Party 1:  _________________________________

Party 2:  _________________________________

Please provide a few preferred days and times when both parties are available via video conferencing:

Monday - Friday (except County holidays) between 8:30 A.M. and 4:00 P.M.


Do you require a translator?  If yes, please specify your preferred language.
Please note that you may not translate for each other. If we are unable to provide a third-party interpreter, we will request you to invite your own translator who is fluent in English to join the call.


2.  Please attach the following to the email:

  • Photocopies of current government-issued ID.
  • Proof of residency of Santa Clara County for one or both parties.
  • Photocopy of divorce decree within 90 days if applicable.

Next Steps?

Currently, all marriage service appointments are conducted through the web conferencing tool Zoom.  Please ensure that you are familiar with using Zoom before your scheduled appointment.  To learn how to join a Zoom meeting, you can visit the Zoom website by clicking here.  

Our office will contact you within 10 to 15 business days to schedule a Zoom appointment. Please note that both parties getting married must be physically in California at the time of the Zoom appointment to receive our services.






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