Licenses issued by our office are valid only in Missouri
$51.00 license fee (non-refundable).
Guidelines for obtaining a marriage license:
MARRIAGE LICENSE MUST BE RETURNED TO THE RECORDER OF DEEDS OFFICE WITHIN 15 DAYS AFTER THE MARRIAGE.
Requesting a Certified Copy of a Marriage License
Request by regular mail should include:
Certified copies cost $10.00 cash and $10.30 credit.
Recorder of Deeds Office
411 Jules Street, Room 103, Saint Joseph, MO 64501
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
We are open during the lunch hour