California Marriage License
What You Will Need
Both MUST be over 18. If under 18 a court order must be obtained.(this type of license can only be issued by the County)
Both MUST be unmarried. If in the last two years you were previously married or in a domestic partnership, a copy of your divorce decree, annulment decree or death certificate or SDRP termination will be required.
The purpose of identification presented by individuals purchasing a marriage license is twofold: namely, to prove the individual is who he/she claims to be and that he/she is of legal age to marry in this state.