Hawaii Marriage License Information
Steps For Completing Your Hawaii Marriage License
The process for a marriage license in Hawaii is very simple! The website wording is confusing. The online application is valid up to one year. The paper license in hand is only valid 30 days. You won't receive that until you get to Hawaii.
1. Just visit https://emrs.ehawaii.gov/emrs/public/home.html;jsessionid=FD093771A7255776E36F7F74120B4A55.prodapp1 to complete your application online. The cost is $65 payable online. This application is valid online for up to one year from your issue date (the date you filled out the application).
Info for your Marriage License Application
Marriage Performer's Name: DiMichele, Deanna Higgs
Location: (can be changed later): Your Preferred Beach
City/State: (can be changed later): Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
2. When you receive your Locator ID from your Marriage License Application. Kona Wedding Officiant will send you a Reservations Form to note your referred time and date to pick up your Marriage License.
3. Deanna will make your Marriage License Appointment for you nearest to your vacation rental. A few days before your wedding and you and your fiance will need to appear in person to meet with the marriage licensing agent (this is now Deanna) with a valid government issued photo ID (and if you've been divorced in the past 30 days, your divorce decree) to finalize the paperwork and receive the license in hand.
4. You will bring this license to your wedding, we will all sign it together, and then Deanna will file it after your wedding. It will be available to you online within 3 business days and mailed within 6 weeks.