Marriage Ceremonies

The Judges and Magistrate of this court can perform marriage ceremonies. You must first obtain a marriage license. The court does not issue marriage licenses.

Obtaining a Marriage License

To obtain a marriage license, please contact the Eaton County Clerk's Office at 517-543-2426. 

Scheduling a Marriage Ceremony

To schedule a marriage ceremony, call District Court Civil Department at 517-543-4064.

Preparing for the Ceremony

The day of the ceremony you must have the following:

  • $10 fee
  • Two witnesses
  • A valid State of Michigan marriage license