Notice: All couples planning to file a marriage intention with the Worcester City Clerk must make an appointment Online.
Please keep in mind:
Any couple can get married as long as each person is 18 or older, and currently not married.
To apply for a marriage license, couples must apply together and in person.
When you show up to City Hall, you and your partner need to provide:
The cost of the marriage intention is $40. Acceptable forms of payment are cash, money order or check. Payments should be made out to the City of Worcester. We do not accept credit/debit cards.
The Office of the City Clerk maintains the records of Birth, Marriage and Death. Learn how to search for or obtain a certified copy of a marriage certificate.
City Clerk staff give you an overview of the Marriage Intentions process.