Frequently Asked Questions
How can I verify that this is a registered premarital course in Miami-Dade County?
Course providers are required to register with the Clerk of the Circuit Court. You can view the list of official Miami-Dade County premarital courses here.
Can we get married anywhere in Florida with a marriage license from Miami-Dade County?
Yes! You can get married anywhere in the state of Florida once you've obtained your marriage license.
Do I have to be a resident to apply for a Miami-Dade County marriage license?
No, non-residence are permitted to apply for a marriage license in Miami-Dade County.
Do I need to make an appointment to get a marriage license in Miami-Dade County?
Yes, you do need to make an appointment in order to complete your marriage application. Couples must complete the Marriage License Bureau Online Pre-Application before scheduling an appointment. After completing the pre-application, you have 90 days to complete the marriage license application process in person.
Can I use my Florida marriage license to get married in another state of country?
No. If you have a Florida marriage license, you must get married in the State of Florida in order for it to be valid.