Marriage license applicants do not have to reside in Washington State.
A marriage license purchased from any county in Washington State can be used to get married anywhere in Washington State.
Applicants do not have to apply for their marriage license in the county in which they reside.
Applicants do not have to apply for their marriage license in the county where the wedding ceremony will take place.
A marriage license purchased in Washington State can not be used to get married in another state or country.
Applicants are not required to have a U.S. Social Security number in order to obtain a marriage license. However, one of the marriage license forms requires the inclusion of one's Social Security number OR the applicant's signature on a declaration that they do not have a U.S. Social Security number. This will not impair the couple's ability to receive their marriage license.