va marriage license proceduresVirginia Marriage License

License fee:  $30.00 (cash only)

Waiting Period:  None

Valid:  60 days from the date of issue.

Witnesses:  No witnesses are needed.

Same sex marriages are allowed.

All marriages require a valid VA marriage license from the Common Wealth of VA.   And the VA marriage license is valid throughout Virginia regardless of what county or city it was obtained.

It is a misdemeanor for an officiant or minister to officiate a marriage in VA without the couple providing him/her with a valid VA marriage license. The crime is punishable by a fine and / or time in jail.

Cousin marriages are permitted.

Must be 18 years old to marry without parental consent.