If you wish to apply for a civil union/marriage license the following is needed:
Apply in Person
To apply in person:
Application can be made where either party resides with proof
Both parties may be present; if applying separately, the same witness must be present
18 years of age
Provide social security numbers (which will be kept confidential)
Witness 18 years of age or older
Fee of $28
Suggested additional items:
If you were in a former union, and it was legally dissolved, final decrees
If by death, certified copy of death certificate
You may also complete the applications on the State of New Jersey’s website. You must follow the instructions on this site. There is a three day waiting period before the license can be issued. If a time waiver is necessary, it must be granted by a Superior Court Judge.
Any and all additional information please call our office.