Marriage License

Cost: $40.00

Approximate Time from Application to Issue: 20 minutes 

Where to Apply: Town Of Smithfield Town Clerks Office

Everyone who intends to get married in New York State must obtain a marriage license from their Town or City Clerk. Thie License is valid for use any where in New York State for a period of 60 days. Once the license is issued there is a 24 hour waiting period before the couple can marry. The couple must meet the following upon filing for a marriage license: 
  1. The bride and groom must both be present.
  2. Be at least 16 years old (parental consent required for all persons under the age of 18)
  3. Both parties must present their Social Security Cards
  4. Both parties must present photo identification (i.e. Driver's License)
  5. If applicable, both parties must present original or newly certified divorcee decrees of all marriages

Town Clerk
Janice Sebring
5255 Pleasant Valley Road
Phone: 315-684-9293 / Fax: 315-684-1034