Township of Readington, Hunterdon County, New Jersey

Marriage License

Where to Apply

  • The Registrar of Vital Statistics where either partner resides.
  • If both partners are non-residents of NJ, apply with the Registrar of Vital Statistics where the marriage will be performed.

When to Apply

  • Once the application is taken, there is a 72-hour waiting period before it can be issued.
  • Once the license is issued, it must be used within 30 days.
  • The Readington Township Registrar's office is open 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday. Please call ahead for an appointment at 908-534-4051.

What to Bring When Applying

  • A witness that knows both partners.
  • If divorced or annulled, bring final decree.
  • If widowed, bring copy of death certificate.
  • Identification: Birth certificate, driver's license with current address (if address is not current, bring proof of residency, ie: utility bill, lease, bank statement, etc.)

What You Must Know When Applying

  • Both partner's social security numbers.
  • Both partner's parent’s names (including mother's maiden name)
  • Where both partner's parents were born (state or country)
  • Where both partners were born (city and state)
  • Date and location of the marriage ceremony.
  • Name and address of person performing the ceremony.

FEE: $28.00 EXACT cash or check (no credit cards) delivered at the time of application.