Marriage licenses may be obtained at the Town Clerk's office in the Newstead Town Hall. Both parties must be present at time of application. Requirements for application are an original sealed birth certificate or a valid passport with parental information available and a valid driverís license. Blood tests are not required. There is a $40.00 processing fee due at time of application. The marriage license is valid from 24 hours after issuance through 60 days after issuance.
If either party is under the age of 18, parental permission is needed from both birth parents and both parents or legal guardians must be present at the time of issuing the license to sign the consent form.
If either party is divorced, that party must provide copies of all divorce documents from all previous marriages.
If either party was previously married and widowed, that party must provide a copy of their spouse's death certificate.