**Marriage intentions will be by appointment only. Please contact the Town Clerks Office at (978) 356-6677 for an appointment.
To apply for a marriage license
Both parties must appear before the Town Clerk
Must be at least 18 years of age
Present a valid state issued ID
Both parties must appear at least a half hour before Town Hall closes
Note: There is a state imposed mandatory 3 day waiting period from the application date and the date the license is issued. The mandatory waiting period can only be waived with a court order. Marriage licenses are valid for 60 days and can be used to marry in any Massachusetts city or town.
The fee is $30 and includes a certified copy of the marriage certificate.