The Judges and
Magistrates of the 71A District Court perform marriage
ceremonies at the Courthouse. The wedding party needs to
obtain the marriage license from the County Clerk in which
either resides. After you have a license, call the
District Court at (810) 667-0314 to reserve a time for your
At the time of the
ceremony, you will need to bring your license, two adult (over
18) witnesses and the $10.00 fee. That is the only charge
by the Court to perform the ceremony. The bride, groom
and the two witnesses will need to report to the District Court
office on the first floor, 15 minutes before the ceremony.
The witnesses names will be typed on the license and you will
be directed to the assigned courtroom.
If you wish to reserve the Old Historic
Courthouse for your wedding, click on
Reserving the Courthouse for Marriage.
Congratulations on your upcoming