You must obtain a marriage license to be legally married in the State of Tennessee. It is surprisingly easy to get your marriage license in Sevier County, there is no waiting period and a blood test is not required.
Tennessee Residents– If you or you fiancé are legal residents of Tennessee the cost of your marriage license will be $101.00.
Non-Tennessee Residents– If you are both legal residents of another state or country and are getting married in Tennessee, your marriage license will cost $41.00
~ Both participants must be 18 years of age or older. If you are under 18 you may contact the courthouse for special requirements.
~ Both participants must present a valid driver’s license or certified birth certificate. You must present a Social Security card if you do not have a driver’s license or a state-issued ID.
~ If either participant has been divorced or widowed, you will need to know the exact date that the divorce was final or the date of death. If the bride has had a name change in her divorce and has not changed her name on her driver’s license, she will need to present a certified copy of the divorce decree.
~ The license must be used within 30 days of issuance, there is no waiting period so the license may be used on the same day that it is applied for.
~ Both participants must be present, the courthouse cannot send out applications for marriage licenses.
Gatlinburg Shilling Center
405 Reagan Drive, Gatlinburg, TN. 37738
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (865) 430-3404
Sevier County Courthouse
125 Court Avenue, Sevierville, TN 37862
Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm (865) 453-5502
Pigeon Forge City Hall
225 Pine Mountain Road, Pigeon Forge, TN. 37863
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays only. (865) 908-6613