Marriage Licences

City of Hamilton Marriage Licences

Service at a Glance

How do I apply for a marriage licence?

To apply for a marriage licence, you will need to complete a marriage licence form and bring it in person to a Municipal Service Centre.  Along with the form, there is an application fee of $150.

What are the requirements for applying for a marriage licence?

To get a marriage licence you must:

  • show two pieces of original I.D for both you and your future spouse. If your documents are not in English, an authorized translator must be present.
  • if you were previously married, you must show original proof of your divorce.