Wedding License information and links to County Clerk's offices

      Bastrop County -    

          Hays County

        Travis County

Williamson County -

License Fees: Texas marriage license fee varies by county and is required at the time of application.

​Who issues the license:  Issuing a marriage license is the duty of the County Clerk and can be obtained in any county in Texas.


Where is the license valid:  A marriage license issued in Texas is valid for a wedding ceremony held in any Texas county.


Minimum Age: 16. Applicants under the age of 18 must have a certified copy of their (long form) birth certificate issued in the last 10 years as well as judicial approval or parental consent.


Waiting Period: 72 hours. However, there is a 30-day waiting period after a divorce is granted within the state of Texas.


License Validity Time: 89 days from the date of issue.  


Blood Test: Not Required

Residency: Not Required