Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge TN - Tennessee Marriage License Information

  • Both participants must be 18 years of age to obtain a Tennessee Marriage
  • Present a valid driver's license, or certified birth certificate.
  • Present a social security card if not on 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 named changed on her driver's license, she will need to provide a certified copy of her divorce decree.
  • There is no blood test in Tennessee.
  • There is no waiting period.
  • License must be used within 30 days of issuance.
  • Fee for out of state couples is $38.50; cash only and correct change is appreciated.
  • Fee for in-state residents is $98.50; cash only and correct change is appreciated. The $60.00 fee will be waived if applicants complete a four hour premarital preparation course and present a certificate of completion, which can be obtained through the office.


Locations Days Open Hours of Operation
Sevier County Court House
(865) 453-5502
Monday thru Thursday
8:00 am to 4:30 pm
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
Gatlinburg (Shilling Center)
(865) 430-3404
Monday & Friday
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
8:30 am to 12:00 NOON
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Pigeon Forge Office
(865) 908-6613
Saturday (ONLY) 9:00 am to 5:00 pm