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Obtaining Certified Copies of Your Marriage License

To receive a certified copy of a marriage license issued in Cobb County:

Order certified copies online

  • You have the option of ordering a certified copy of your marriage license and/or a certified copy of your marriage application.
  • Typically, you only need a certified copy of your application when it is specifically requested by an agency or when either party has decided to hyphenate their last name. Most people request a certified copy of their marriage license only.
  • If the date of marriage is prior to May 1973, marriage records cannot be ordered online.

You may mail a written request to:

Cobb County Probate Court
32 Waddell Street
Marietta, Georgia 30060

Your correspondence should include the names of both parties and the date of the ceremony. You will need to provide a self-addressed stamped envelope with your request.

The fee is $10 per copy payable by check, money order, cash, credit or debit card. All fees are non-refundable. Please note, a $2.50 service fee will be assessed on all online transactions . This service fee goes directly to VitalChek; Probate Court’s online payment processing vendor.