Marriage and Civil Union Licenses

Marriage License Procedure During COVID-19 Shutdown 

Our offices are currently closed to the public due to COVID-19. The following are instructions for obtaining a marriage license during this time.

  • Print out Marriage Application PDF and Sample Application PDF

  • Complete application, read oath and sign

  • Mail completed document to Pitkin County Clerk & Recorder, 530 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611 OR put in the Recording Drop Box in entry foyer at the same address along with the following:

    • Copies of both parties picture IDs (Driver’s License or Passport)

    • Check for $30

  • If you are delivering to the Drop Box, please call 970-429-2716 to confirm drop and please only drop between 8:30AM and 4PM

When the above items are received in our office our staff will input information into our system and print out the Marriage License.  We can then either mail to an address provided or deliver to our Drop Box - If couple is waiting OUTSIDE of the building until staff has dropped in box and returned inside the building.

Please remember that after your ceremony, the Marriage License with the completed and signed Certificate portion will need to be returned to our office for recording within 60 days. Please call our Recording Department at 970-429-2716 with any questions.

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