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Marriage Licenses & Marriage Ceremonies

Justice of the Peace 5-1

East Dallas Government Center – 3443 St. Francis Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75228
(214) 943-6980 Main • (214) 943-2871 Fax
Please CALL the court to schedule/confirm an appointment.
Hours of Operation 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday
Se Habla Español


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Marriage licenses are issued Monday through Friday from 8am to 3:30p. (See “exceptions” below). Please follow the link below to: http://www.dallascounty.org/department/countyclerk/marriage-license.php for information on properly applying for and securing a marriage license. If you apply online, you may bring your 6-digit confirmation number with you to this location; or you may use the kiosk located in the lobby of the courthouse to apply for license. Proper identification will be required to obtain the license.

MARRIAGE LICENSE: $81.00 CASH ONLY

YOU MUST GO TO THE MAIN OFFICE IF YOU HAVE A
TWOGETHER IN TEXAS CERTIFICATE

MARRIAGE LICENSE CUT OFF TIME IS: 3:30P DAILY

JP 5-1 WILL NOT ISSUE MARRIAGE LICENSES FROM:

9A-11A AND 1:30P-3P DUE TO CRIMINAL DOCKETS ON:

2ND MONDAY AND 2ND THURSDAY OF THE MONTH

4TH THURSDAY OF THE MONTH

Proof of Identity

  • Driver's license or identification card issued by this state or another state;
  • United States passport;
  • A current passport issued by a foreign country;
  • An original or certified copy of a birth certificate issued by a Bureau of Vital Statistic for a state or a foreign government (printed within the last 10 years). Must present a valid form of government issued ID; or
  • Military ID card
  • Forms of identification cannot be mutilated (Ex. torn, taped together, or laminated).

Wedding Ceremonies

Judge Martinez will be pleased to perform your wedding ceremony in accordance with your faith. Ceremonies are performed in English or en Español. You may also schedule the Judge to perform your ceremony at physical locations other than the Courthouse.

Monday thru Friday from 10:30a-3:30p: $60 CASH ONLY

Monday thru Friday after 4p: $150 CASH ONLY

Saturday Ceremonies at the Court: $150 CASH ONLY

Travel Required Ceremonies: Please Call the Court

YOU MUST HAVE AN APPOINTMENT FOR ALL CEREMONIES

For fee information and to make reservations for the date, time and place you will require her services, please call (214) 943-6980.