Macon County Georgia

Board of Commissioners' Office
121 South Sumter Street
Oglethorpe, Georgia 31068

Marriage Licenses

The Probate Court of Macon County issues marriage licenses and maintains those records and provides certified copies of marriage licenses/applications for all marriages applied for in Macon County upon request.

Licenses are issued Monday-Friday from 8:00 to 11:30 and 1:00 to 4:30. The cost is $66 cash unless there is a signed and notarized form stating premarital counseling has been performed and then the cost is $26. These fees are payable by cash,money order or debit/credit card.

Marriages may be scheduled for Friday afternoons by appointment only.  Marriages will only be held for those whose licenses have been purchased in Macon County.

General Information

Obtaining a License to Marry

Filing a License After A Marriage Ceremony

To Receive Certified Copy in the Mail

Reduced fee Requirements

To qualify for the reduced fee, the couple must provide the Court a signed and dated certificate of completion of a qualifying premarital education program. The Court has an acceptable Certificate which you take to the premarital education provider.

To qualify, the premarital education must have been performed by:

Download the Counseling Form here