Getting your Hawaii Marriage License

 

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Here is a short video that explains the process: How to get a marriage license in Hawaii

 

Here is a breakdown of the steps:

1. Apply online at https://emrs.ehawaii.gov/emrs

--There's a $65.00 application fee (2021).

--You can apply within one year of your ceremony date.

--You can leave "Name of Performer" blank on your application.

 

2. Pick up your license within 30 days of your ceremony at the Hawaii Department of Health

--They are located at: 1225 Punchbowl St., Honolulu, HI.

There is a paid parking lot in front of the office.

--Both you and your fiancé need to be present and need valid IDs.

 

3. Be sure to bring your license to your ceremony and give it to your officiant.

-- If you need your marriage license sooner than 6-8 weeks, you can download a PDF from the Department of Health website or go back to the Department of Health to have them print out an official document.


*International couples: Please check with your government for additional steps to make your marriage is legal in your country.