One very important step in planning your wedding is obtaining a marriage license through the Greenbrier County Clerks Office. The office is located inside the Greenbrier County Courthouse and is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Greenbrier County Clerks Office
912 Court Street North
Lewisburg, West Virginia 24901
Applying for a Marriage License
Both parties must be present when applying for a marriage license. The fee for a license is $56.00. If you plan on receiving minister's counseling, the fee is $36.00 for the license. You will need to supply a signed letter by the minister on church letterhead. Payment is accepted by cash or check only.
Items to Bring with You
You do not have to be a resident of West Virginia to obtain a marriage license. Non-residents may apply in any county. If you or your intended are West Virginia residents, at least one of you must live in Greenbrier County to apply in this county. You will need to present an ID that proves residency.
Waiting Period and Expiration
You will receive your license immediately. The license expires 60 days after issuance.
Applicants Under the Age of 18