Marriage Licenses

Marriage License


The license fee is $40. (cash, check, or  money order only)

  • Both parties must apply together in-person at the Town Clerk's Office, by appointment only between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.  Please call 845-795-5100 Ext. 4 to make an appointment.  
  • Identification Requirements:
  1. Photo ID is required - Valid Driver's License or Valid Passport
  2. Original Certified or Certified Copy of Birth Certificate (no photocopies)
  3. Social Security Card
  • If divorced, the original certified signed divorce decree(s) must be shown, stating the location and date filed.
  • If widowed, the death certificate is required.
  • Marriage license becomes valid after 24 hours and must be used within 60 days.
  • The license may only be used for New York State ceremonies.
  • All documents must be in English. It is the responsibility of the couple to seek translations for documents in foreign languages.
  • Please be aware of your surname options (see brochure below) and be clear what you want your surname to be when you apply.