UPDATED INFORMATION AS OF MAY 15, 2020

Based on the Governor’s Executive Order No. 2020-05-13-02, issued on May 13, 2020, the Clerk’s Office is now able to accept marriage license applications and issue marriage licenses:

  • Through the mail or;
  • Drop off at the Clerk’s Office Dropbox located at the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County, 8 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland.


If you would like to apply for a marriage license, please download the Marriage Information Form, and follow the instructions on the form. Marriage ceremonies via video conference are also allowed under the Executive Order. If you would like the Clerk’s Office to officiate your wedding ceremony via video conference please note that on your form and you will be contacted to make arrangements.

If you have any questions, please contact our License Department at 410-222-1434.