Wedding License Information

All information here is correct and up to date and provided only from the Sevier County Courthouse.

  • Tennessee Residents: If you live in the state of Tennessee, you pay $98.50 for your marriage license.
  • If you attend 4 hours of a premarital preparation course and present a certificate of completion your cost will be $38.50
  • All Non-Residents: If you are getting married in Tennessee and obtaining a license from any other county besides Sevier, the price of a license is about $100.00 (depending on the county) . A license purchased in Sevier County only will be $38.50
  • If you or your spouse has a TN driver's license and you have one from out of state you will be charged $98.50
  • You may pay for your license using Visa or MasterCard, or cash if you wish.

And now for the rest:

  • Both participants must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Present a valid driver's license, or certified birth certificate.
  • Present a social security card if not a driver's license.
  • If not a United States citizen, you must present a valid passport.
  • If either of you have been divorced or widowed, you will need to know the exact date that the divorce was final or date of death. If the bride has had a name change in her divorce and has not had her name changed on her drivers license, she will need to provide a certified copy of her divorce decree.
  • There is no blood test.
  • There is no waiting period.
  • License must be used within 30 days of issuance license can be used same day applied for.
  • The courthouse cannot send out applications for marriage license, both bride and groom must be present and payment is in cash, exact change is appreciated.
  • If you are under 18 you must contact the courthouse for specifics.

Sevier County Courthouse

Mon-Fri. 7:30AM-5:30PM
102 Court Ave.
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone: (865) 453-5502

Gatlinburg Shilling Center

M & F 8:00-5 Wed. 8:00-12 Sat. 9-1
405 Reagan Dr.
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Phone: (865) 430-3404

Pigeon Forge Satellite Office

Saturday 9:00AM-5:00PM
225 Pine Mtn Rd.
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863