Putnam County Online Premarital Preparation Course


Putnam County Online Premarital Preparation Course

Avoid the three day wait requirement and save $32.50 on your marriage license in Putnam County. We do provide the approved premarital course in an online format so you can save money on your marriage license and avoid waiting three days to have your marriage license issued to you. Contact our office today to get started!

Here’s how it works:

The Putnam County Courthouse will reduce the cost of your marriage license application by $32.50 upon completing our online premarital preparation course. The fee is $93.50 if you do not take the premarital preparation course and you will have a three day waiting period before you can pick up your license. If you do take the premarital preparation course, the fee $61.00 and the three day waiting period is waived.

The cost of our the course is $19.99, so you will actually SAVE $12.51 on your marriage license and there will be no out of pocket cost.

Our Online Premarital Preparation Course for Putnam County Covers the Following Cities:

  • Bardin
  • Crescent City
  • East Orange
  • East Palatka
  • Florahome
  • Fruitland
  • Georgetown
  • Hollister
  • Huntington
  • Interlachen
  • Lake Como
  • Melrose
  • Orange Mills
  • Palatka
  • Pomona Park
  • Putnam Hall
  • San Mateo
  • Satsuma
  • Welaka

To purchase your online marital course, click here.


D’Arienzo Psychological Group has supplied information here from the Putnam County Marriage License website for your convenience. (http://www.putnam-fl.com/coc/)

Marriage License Frequently Asked Questions

How to obtain a copy of a Recorded Marriage License

If the marriage license was filed with the Clerk’s Office after July 1991 you can request a copy from the Recording Division or go online to MyFloridaCounty.com.

All other request for marriage licenses prior to July 1991 should be sent to Recording Division including the information below.

When requesting copies or certified copies from the Recording Division please send a written request including the bride’s and groom’s names as well as the date of marriage. Please see our Fees Page for cost of certified copies.

What are the requirements for a civil marriage ceremony?

A civil marriage ceremony can be performed in the Recording Division after the license is effective for an additional cost of $30.00. Witnesses are not required for a civil marriage ceremony.

How do I apply for a marriage license?

  • You must both come in to the Recording Division together.
  • A picture ID is required in order for the clerk to witness your signature.
  • Applicants do not have to be Florida residents.
  • There is a 3 day waiting period before a marriage ceremony can take place. Exceptions to this rule:
    • There is no waiting period for Florida residents who have completed a 4 hour marriage preparation course within the last 12 months.
    • The waiting period is also waived for non-Florida residents.
  • If either party has been previously married, it must be noted how and when the marriage ended.
  • License is valid for 60 days after issuance.
  • The cost is $93.50.
  • The cost is reduced to $61.00 if the applicants have completed marital counseling by a person registered with the courthouse.
  • Blood tests have not been required since this test was abolished in 1986.
Can a minor obtain a marriage license?

Under any of the following circumstances a minor may obtain a marriage license:

  • Minors who, under oath, swear that they are parents or expectant parents of a child may apply. In addition, the pregnancy must be verified by a written statement from a licensed physician.
  • A previously married minor may also apply.
  • A person aged 16 or 17 may apply with the consent of either both parents or a guardian, unless the parents are divorced and only one parent has full custody.
If you receive a marriage license from one county can you get married in a different county?

Yes, you may use a Florida marriage license in any county in Florida.




Dr. Justin D’Arienzo is Florida’s Leading Provider of Online Premarital Preparation and Premarital Counseling. He created an enjoyable and interactive online premarital preparation course that is certified in every county in Florida. Dr. D’Arienzo is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Certified Florida Supreme Court Family Mediator, Parenting Coordinator, Custody Evaluator, and Relationship Expert. If you are seeking individual psychotherapy, counseling in Jacksonville FL, couples and marriage counseling, family counseling, intensive marital therapy, or life coaching, D’Arienzo Psychological Group provides comprehensive psychological therapies and counseling utilizing research-based strategies. D’Arienzo Psychological Group is a full-service psychology firm, with mental health providers who specialize in areas including child and adolescent mental health counseling, behavior modification, psychotherapy for adults, group therapy, psychological assessment, life coaching, vocational counseling, organizational consulting and training, substance abuse treatment, anger management, premarital counseling, marital therapy, couples counseling, and forensic psychological services.

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