Borough of Closter

295 Old Closter Dock Road††† ♦††† †Closter, New Jersey 07624††† ♦††† 201-784-0600

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Marriage License Information

(Thu Jan 29, 2015)

GETTING MARRIED IN NEW JERSEY

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

The marriage or civil union license must be obtained from the Registrar in the New Jersey municipality in which either party resides and the license is valid throughout the State of New Jersey. Cost is $28.00 which can be paid in cash (the exact amount) or by check.

If neither applicant is a New Jersey resident,, the license must be obtained from the Registrar of the municipality where the ceremony is to be performed and is only valid for use in that municipality.

There is a seventy-two hour waiting period from the time of application to the time the license can be issued.

The following is necessary:

An unexpired passport, proof of residency (a driverís license or piece of mail will suffice), state/federal I.D. or birth certificate and a witness who is over 18 years of age.

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Please contact Mrs. Caputo, Registrar at 201-784-0600 Ext 433 or her Deputy, Mrs. Switzer at 201-784-0600 Ext 490 to make an appointment or any questions you might have. Office Hours Mon thru Fri 9:00 Ė 1:30.