Marriage and Civil Union License

Cost
The cost to obtain a civil union and marriage license is $30, cash only.

Steps
A civil union or marriage license may be issued in any county in Colorado and used in any county in Colorado. The two steps to obtain your license in Grand County are outlined below.

First
Complete the application in person at the Grand County Clerk and Recorder's Office located in:
Grand County Administrative Building
308 Byers Ave.
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451

Regular office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Second
Obtain the license in person at the Grand County Clerk and Recorder’s Office located in:
Grand County Administrative Building
308 Byers Ave.
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451

Both parties must present a valid government issued form of photo identification (ID). The license will be issued over the counter and is valid for 35 days, including the date of issuance, for use anywhere in the State of Colorado.

Restrictions
There are restrictions to the issuance of civil union and marriage licenses, including but not limited to matters concerning age, blood relationship, marital status, union status, or guardianship status.

If one party can not appear due to illness or incarceration, he or she must complete an Absentee Application.Please note that a civil union license may be issued to any couple while a marriage license may only be issued to male-female couples.

For additional information please contact this office at 970-725-3064.