Where to Get a Marriage License on Long Island and in The City of New York

New York State marriage licenses are good for 60 days from the date of issue and take 24 hours to mature. Use this list to find the town or city hall nearest you and then reach out to them for an appointment. While NYC accepts a single form of ID (a Passport or Drivers License), please remember that Nassau and Suffolk Counties require 2 forms of ID. The first category is a Birth or Baptismal Certificate, second is a Passport or Drivers License. If either of you has ever been married before, proof of termination of the previous marriage (original or certified copy) will also be required.

Suffolk County Town Clerk’s Offices

Town of Babylon
200 East Sunrise Highway
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
(631) 957-4292
Mon, Wed-Fri: 9:00AM – 4:00PM for Marriage Licenses
Tue: 9:00AM -5:30PM for Marriage Licenses
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Town of Huntington
100 Main Street
Huntington, NY 11743
(631) 351-3206
Open for Marriage Licenses from 8:30a to 3:45p Monday through Friday. Walk ins allowed before 3:30pm.
Note: This Town Clerk offers free marriage licenses and ceremonies to active military with active military ID
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Islip Town Clerk
655 Main Street
Islip, NY 11751
(631) 224-5490
8:30 am – 5pm weekdays
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Shelter Island Town Clerk
38 North Ferry Road
Shelter Island, NY 11964
(631) 749-0291
9am – 4pm weekdays
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Southampton Town Clerk
116 Hampton Road
Southampton, NY 11968
(631) 723-2712
8:30am – 4pm weekdays
Note: Hampton Bays annex is open Tue & Thu 8:30am-4pm
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Town Clerk of Brookhaven
1 Independence Hill
Farmingville, NY 11738
9am – 4:30pm weekdays
Monday evenings only – extended hours 5pm-7:00pm
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Town of East Hampton
159 Pantigo Road
East Hampton, NY 11937
(631) 324-4142
9am – 3:30pm weekdays
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Town of Riverhead
200 Howell Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901
(631) 727-3200 x 260
Spanish Speaking Clerk available at x261
8:30am – 4:30pm weekdays
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Town of Smithtown
99 West Main Street
Smithtown, NY 11787
Accepting walk-ins for town residents.
(631) 360-7620
9am – 5pm weekdays
July & August 9am – 4pm weekdays
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Southold Town Clerk
53095 Main Road
Southold, NY 11971
(631) 765-1800
8am – 4pm weekdays
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Nassau County Town Clerk’s Offices

City of Glen Cove
9 Glen Street
Glen Cove, NY 11542
(516) 676-3345
By Appointment Only
Mon-Fri: 9am – 4:30pm weekdays only
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Town of North Hempstead
200 Plandome Road
Manhasset, NY 11030
(516) 869-6311
9am – 3:15pm weekdays
Appointment Recommended
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Town of Massapequa
(Oyster Bay Town Hall South)
977 Hicksville Road
Massapequa, NY 11758
(516) 797-7966
Appointment Required
Extended hours on some Tuesdays
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Town Of Oyster Bay
(Oyster Bay Town Hall North)
54 Audrey Avenue
Oyster Bay, NY 11771
(516) 624-6335
Appointment Required
Extended hours on some Tuesdays
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Town Hall of Hempstead
1 Washington Street
1st Floor
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 812-3014
Appointment Only
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Long Beach City Clerk
1 West Chester Street – Room 307
Long Beach, NY 11561
(516) 431-1002
Mon – Fri 9am to 11am & 2pm to 4pm (Closes at 3pm July – Sep)
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New York City Clerk’s Offices

NYC City Clerks Office
Manhattan Municipal Building
1 Centre Street, Room 252 South
New York, New York 10007
Appointments Only
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Municipal Building
210 Joralemon Street, 2nd Floor, Room 205
Brooklyn, New York 11201
Appointments Only
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130 Stuyvesant Place, 2nd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10301
Appointments Only
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Supreme Court Building
851 Grand Concourse
New York, New York 10451
Appointments Only
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Borough Hall Building
120-55 Queens Boulevard
Kew Gardens, New York 11424
Appointments Only
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