{expert tip} Marriage License: How much does it cost and where can I get one?

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Marriage License: How much does it cost and where can I get one?

Marriage LicenseWithout a marriage license, a wedding is just a really fun party! So if you’re planning a wedding in Ontario you’ll need a marriage license. And while all marriage licenses are created equal, they do vary in price depending on where you decide to get your license. (A marriage licence is valid for 90 days from the date it is issued.)

The following is a lowest to highest list from across Southwestern Ontario based on 2017 pricing.

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Municipality of Huron East (Seaforth/McKillop/Brussels/Grey/Tuckersmith) $75
Township of Zorra $95
Town of Georgina $100
Township of Perth South (Sebringville/Kirkton) $100
Township of Blandford & Bleinham (Bright, Drumbo, Plattsville, Princeton, and Washington) $100
Town of Ingersoll $100
Township of Southwold (Iona/Talbotville) $100
Strathroy-Caradoc $100
Huron County (Godrich) $100
Township of North Huron (Wingham/Blyth/Belgrave) $100
Township of Central Huron (Clinton, Holmesville, Londesborough) $100
County of Brant (Burford/Glen Morris/Mt. Pleasant/Paris/ Scotland/Oakland/St. George) $110
St. Thomas $110
Municipality of North Perth (Atwood/Elma/Listowel/Monkton/Wallace) $115
Woodstock $115
Orangeville $115
Town of Wasaga Beach $120
Town of Collingwood $120
New Tecumseth (Alliston/Beeton/Tottenham) $120
Municipality of Thames Centre (Thorndale/Dorchester/Harrietsville) $120
South Huron County (Exeter) $120
Town of Midland $125
Centre Wellington Township (Fergus/Elora) $125
Wellington North Township (Mount Forest/Kenilworth/Arthur) $125
Niagara Falls $125
Town of Grimsby $125
Welland $125
Wilmot Township (New Hamburg/Baden/St. Agatha) $125
Stratford $125
Municipality of Middlesex Centre (Delaware/Komoka/Ilderton) $125
Township of Lucan-Biddulph $125
Municipality of Kincardine $125
Town of East Gwillimbury $129
Town Bradford West Gwillimbury (Bradford/Coulson Hill) $130
Town of Aurora $135
Woolwich Township (Elmira/St. Jacobs/Maryhill/Winterbourne) $135
London $135
Barrie $140
Town of Newmarket $140
Brantford $140
Toronto $140
Brampton $140
Town of Innisfil $142
Orillia $142
Guelph $145
Town of Oakville $148
Kitchener $148
Town of Richmond Hill $150
Hamilton (Ancaster/Dundas/Flamborough/Glanbrook/Stoney Creek)$150
Burlington $150
Waterloo $150
Town of Caledon (Caledon/Bolton) $150
Cambridge $153
St. Catherines $153
Halidmand County $154
Town of Whitechurch-Stouffville (Whitechurch/Stouffville/Ballantrae/ Bloomington/Pleasantville/Gormely) $155
Township of King (King City/Hammertown/Kettleby/Schomberg) $161
Town of Halton Hills $164
Town Milton $174

More information on the Paperwork you need to know about before you get married in Ontario

Photo: Jess Collins Photography | Venue: Elsie Perrin Williams Estate
Photo: Jess Collins Photography
* information is gathered by the team at The Ring March 2017 via each City/Municipality’s websites. While we strive to strive to make sure all our research is accurate, fees and restrictions can change at any time. Please confirm prices and details with your City Hall/City Clerk to avoid unwanted surprises.