Marriage Licenses

There’s a lot that goes into planning a wedding. So it’s important to know the following wedding facts.

Tennessee marriage licenses can be obtained via the Sevier County Clerk up to 30 days in advance of your wedding day. However, it is possible to be married the same day your license is issued as there is no waiting periods or blood tests required.

To obtain a marriage license from the Sevier County Clerk, potential couples must meet the following requirements:

  • Both bride and groom are present
  • Both bride and groom are at least 18 years of age (Circumstances where one or both persons are under 18 [minors] may call our office for detailed rules under which marriage is allowed)
  • Both bride and groom have proper identification – driver’s license or birth certificate for U.S. citizens; passport for non-U.S. citizens
  • Special requirements for previously married persons: approximate date when the divorce became official, or date of death of former spouse


Marriage Application

Out-of-State Couple Paying at a Sevier County Clerk Office: $41.00 (add $2 for credit card use)

Tennessee Couple Paying at a Sevier County Clerk Office: $101.00 (add $2 for credit card use)

Tennessee Couple Paying with a Credit/Debit Card for a application ONLINE: $108.00

NOTE: TN Couples with approved pre-marital counseling still receive $60.00 off their marriage license fee. The form filled out by their counselor must be notarized before it is turned in.


Sevier County Courthouse

125 Court Avenue, Suite 202E
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 453-5502
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Sevier County Court Clerk – Satellite Location

Pigeon Forge City Hall Complex
300 Pine Mountain Road
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
(865) 908-6613
Hours: Saturday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

The Sevier County Clerk also offers an online, pre-application service.