Marriage licenses (appointments
To obtain a marriage license you
will need the following information:
My officiant was ordained through the internet. Can he/she perform
the ceremony? Yes, if he/she meets the requirements of Wis.
Stat. § 765.16. What if I have concerns
about the legality of our chosen officiant? The couple should seek legal
counsel if they have questions regarding this. The County Clerk’s Office is
unable to give legal advice.
Does my officiant need to register? No, there is not a state-wide registry for
officiants in Wisconsin. Neither the Sawyer County Clerk nor the State Vital
Records Office will confirm the legality of an officiant.
8. 100.00 cash or check (no