If you are a Bride or Groom planning the wedding of a lifetime, this section is packed with tools designed to ensure the planning and executing your day of a lifetime goes well. Newark is a central East Coast location just 20 minutes outside of NYC and within 45 minutes you can be at the Jersey Shore. Newark has access to all major transportation and highways.
- $28.00 (cash only) license fee is due at the time of application (non-refundable)
- A witness, 18 years or older, must be present
- One of the applicants must be a resident of Newark. If applicants are non-residents of New Jersey, the application must be made in the municipality where the ceremony will take place.
ONE OF THE FOLLOWING FOR PROOF OF IDENTITY:
- Valid Passport
- Valid NJ DMV Drivers License
- Military Photo ID
- Essex County ID
There is a 72 hour (3 days) waiting period between the filing of the application and the issuance of the license. This 72-hour waiting period begins at the time the application is filed with the local registrar.
Telephone: (973) 733-3825/3826
Hours: 8:30am to 4:00pm
Monday thru Friday, except holidays