8th District Court

Civil Marriage Ceremonies

The District Court Magistrate conducts civil marriage ceremonies.
The ceremonies are held at the Crosstown Courthouse.
The fee for a civil marriage is $10.00.
The couple being wed must bring two witnesses, the marriage license and photo ID's. (Click here for more information on how to obtain a marriage license.)
The couple being wed should appear approx. 15 minutes before the scheduled ceremony.

Note: Currently, civil marriages are performed on selected Friday afternoons.

Please contact the Court at 269-384-8171 to schedule a date and time for your wedding ceremony before you obtain your marriage license.