Marriages / Civil Unions

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Getting married?

Instructions for obtaining a marriage or civil union license for ceremonies to be celebrated in McLean County.

View the Marriage Brochure (PDF) - what you need to know for your marriage/civil union license appointment.

Información en español (PDF) - todo lo que necesita saber para obtener su licencia de matrimonio/unión civil.

View announcements of marriage/civil union licenses obtained in McLean County during the last 60 days.


After the marriage/civil union

Get a certified copy of a license for a marriage/civil union that occurred in McLean County. Certified copies are required to legally change your name with the DMV and Social Security due to a marriage or civil union, for insurance, and other reasons.