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    One Civic Plaza NW 6th Floor
    P.O. Box 542
    Albuquerque, NM 87103-0542
    Phone 1:
    (505) 243-VOTE (8683)
    Phone 2:
    Recording & Filing 
    (505) 468-1290
    Phone 3:
    Marriage License Information 
    (505) 468-1243
    Fax 1:
    Bureau of Elections 
    (505) 468-1293
    Fax 2:
    Recording and Filing 
    (505) 468-1294
    Monday - Friday 
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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    By law, the County Clerk’s Office is the only agency permitted to issue marriage licenses.

    All marriage license applications are permanently filed, as are marriage records.

    The cost of a marriage license is $25.

    Marriage License requirements:

    • Both applicants need to be present.
    • Both need to be at least 18 years of age.
    • Both need current legal pictured identification, or birth certificate.
    • Both applicants need proof of Social Security number (if an individual has been issued a SSN), such as a Social Security card, W-2 tax form, or tax return.
    • Fee is $25, which can be paid with cash or the following credit cards: Discover, Visa, MasterCard and American Express.
    • Parental consent if 16 or 17 years of age.
    • Court order if 15 years of age.
    • Marriage licenses are issued and valid immediately.
    • Marriage licenses do not expire.
    • Blood tests are not required.

    For additional questions, please call the Marriage License information line (505) 468-1290, choose option 4.

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