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How to Obtain A Marriage License in Massachusetts
How to Obtain A Marriage License in Massachusetts
How to Obtain A Marriage License in Massachusetts

You both must apply in person to file your intentions.

You may apply at any Massachusetts town or city hall.

The fee for the marriage license varies from $4.00 to $20.00 depending on the town. You should call your local town or city hall.

There is a three day waiting period, beginning the day after application.

Once obtained, the marriage license is good for 60 days from the date intentions are filed.

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