© St. Louis City Recorder of Deeds

Marriage License
open 8:00 a.m. to
5:00 p.m. weekdays
see Hours and Holidays
for restrictions

City Hall, Room 124
1200 Market Street
Saint Louis
Missouri 63103

Completed Form and Payment due in advance of Marriage Record services.
Please do not call or
E-mail for record look-ups. Please do not E-mail
record requests.


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St. Louis City
Marriage Records

- Marriage License Issuance
- Marriage Record Copies
- Domestic Partner Registry

The Recorder of Deeds Office Now Accepts
Mastercard and Visa for
Amount of Purchase or Deed Recording Fee.

No Cash Back. Walk-In Services Only.
Minimum $1.50 Service Fee.

Marriage License Brochure
- Application Requirements
- Issuance Process
- Copy Services

Apply for a Marriage License

at Historic St. Louis City Hall
- License can be used for a marriage ceremony
  anywhere in Missouri
- No waiting period

Read About the History of
Marriage in Missouri

1806 to Present St. Louis City
(Does Not Include St. Louis County)

Marriage Application and Marriage License

- Purchase Copy    - Research

Miscellaneous Marriage Records dated 1855 to 1942 recorded 1921 to 1942
- Marriage Contracts, Divorce Settlements or Separation Agreements, 19th Century Marriage Certificates

1881 to Present St. Louis County
(Does Not Include St. Louis City)
Marriage Application and Marriage License

@ St. Louis County Recorder of Deeds

St. Louis County Government Bldg, 4th Floor
41 S. Central, Clayton, Missouri 63105
- E-mail

1877 to 1880 St. Louis County
(Includes St. Louis City)
Marriage Registers
@ St. Louis County Recorder of Deeds St. Louis County Government Bldg, 4th Floor 41 S. Central, Clayton, Missouri 63105 314.615.7100 - E-mail

Marriage Contracts
- Purchase Copy    - Research


St. Louis City
Domestic Partner Registry

Since 1997,
the City of St. Louis has provided a Domestic Partnership Registry for same-sex couples and opposite-sex couples.

Use this Form to register your
Domestic Partnership with
the City Register

Contact: 314.622.4145
St. Louis City Register*
City Hall, Room 118, 1200 Market Street
St. Louis, Missouri  63103

*The City Register is the City's city/county clerk, an office separate from the City Recorder of Deeds.





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