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How to Get a Fulton County Marriage Certificate Easily

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How to Get a Marriage License in Fulton County, Georgia

Any resident may apply for a marriage license in any Georgia county, as long as the county is where the couple will be married. Both parties must be present and request the license together. Premarital blood tests are no longer required, but both participants must show proof of age.

The fee for a marriage license in Fulton County is $56 but may be reduced to $16 if both applicants attend premarital education together. To get this discount, present a Certificate of Completion for a Qualified Premarital Education Program to the probate court clerk of Fulton County.

There are three Fulton County probate court locations:

  • 136 Pryor Street, Suite C-230 in Atlanta
  • 7741 Roswell Road, Suite 219 in Atlanta
  • 5600 Stonewall Tell Road, Suite 21 in College Park

Who Can Officiate a Fulton County Wedding?

If you and your soon-to-be-spouse wish to be married in Fulton County, Georgia you can pick your choice of officiants. Fulton County Probate Court lists a number of religious and non-denominational officiants, including:

NameChurchContact Number
Pastor Earl CallowaySt. Stephen Missionary Baptist(404) 763-2316
Pastor Ronald BarberLGBT-friendly Lutheran Church of the Redeemer(404) 718-9711
Rabbi Lydia MedwinThe Temple on Peachtree Street(404) 873-1731
Reverend Shanan JonesEbenezer Baptist Church(404) 688 7300
Imam Sulaimaan HamedAtlanta Masjid of Al-IslamNot Available
Judge Allyson R. Pitts-(470) 210-8612
Judge Gary Jackson-(404) 532-9511
Judge Harry Bowden-(678) 768-3696
Judge Rashida Oliver-(404) 692-0071

Once you have used your non-expiring marriage license and the wedding officiant has signed it, you must return it to the Probate Court within 30 days. Once the license has been filed with the court, you can request your certified marriage certificate.

How to Request Your Certified Marriage Certificate

Write your request, including the legal names of both parties along with the date of the wedding ceremony. Enclose a check or money order to cover the non-refundable $10 fee, and be sure to include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

Send your request to:

Fulton County Probate Court

Attn: Records Division

136 Pryor Street, SW, 2nd Floor

Atlanta, Georgia 30303

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  2. Select whether the certificate belongs to you or a relative/loved one. If it belongs to someone else, enter the details of both people on the certificate, and select/upload evidence that proves your relationship with them. If the certificate is yours, enter the details of your spouse.


  3. Enter the city, state, and county where the marriage certificate was issued as well as the date it was issued.


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  5. Enter your contact information and shipping address. Upload copies of your government-issued identification, such as a driver's license.


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If you think that once you are married, you will never need your marriage certificate again, please rethink your position. Although it may be a rare occurrence, you will need a copy of your marriage certificate if you want to:

  1. Bequeath to your spouse
  2. Change your last name
  3. File joint taxes
  4. Get or renew a visa
  5. Get or renew passport
  6. Inherit from your spouse
  7. Open a bank account
  8. Share medical insurance

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