Jeff Cole, Anderson County Clerk • 100 North Main Street, Room 111 • Clinton, TN 37726 • 865-457-6226

Marriage Services

Apply for a Marriage License online!

Search for Marriage Records

Requirements for Marriage in the State of Tennessee are as follows:

  • The licenses are good for 30 days anywhere in the state.
  • There are no blood tests and no waiting period.
  • A valid driver license, picture ID, U.S. certified birth certificate, valid VISA, or
    valid passport is needed.
  • Both parties have to be present, unless one is incarcerated.
  • Applicants must be 18 years or older.

Marriage requirements for juveniles 16 or 17 years of age:

Copies of Marriage Certificates may be obtained at the County Clerk’s office or by mail for $5.00 each. The mailing address is listed below.

Jeff Cole, Anderson County Clerk
100 N. Main Street, Room 111
Clinton, TN 37716-3690

Phone: 865.457.6228

Officials Tristar

Marriage License Forms

Marriage Premarital Counseling – Use when Bride and Groom have completed premarital counseling

Marriage License Application for Bride – Brides Application for Marriage License

Marriage License Application for Groom – Grooms Application for Marriage License