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Wedding Ceremonies

The Magistrate Court will conduct limited daily wedding ceremonies BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please call 770-528-8900 to make an appointment. Due to social distancing requirements and in the best interest of public health, each couple will only be able to have up to five (5) additional guests attend the courtroom ceremony. All in attendance must wear masks, though the marrying couple will be allowed to remove their masks during the ceremony. Thank you for your understanding, and we look forward to celebrating with you.

Parties wishing to be married should report 30 minutes early.

County holidays are as follows:

  • New Years Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Holidays
  • Christmas Holidays

The parties must present a valid marriage license, which can be obtained from the Cobb County Probate Court. Questions regarding marriage license should be directed to the Probate Court at 770-528-1932. 

Ceremony Information

What can I wear to a wedding?

Casual or formal attire is acceptable.

May I bring guests?

Yes, you may bring guests.

Do I need to bring a witness?

No, you do not need to bring a witness.

Is there a charge for the ceremony?

No, it is a free service.

Does each couple get married separately?

No, it is a group ceremony.

What do I need to bring to the ceremony?

The only thing you need to bring is your partner and the marriage license which can be obtained from any Probate Court in the State of Georgia.

Do I need to make an appointment?

We do not take appointments. Everyone that comes will be married.