Things to Know

Before you tie the knot in Gatlinburg, you will need to purchase a marriage license. Below are some of the fees and requirements to get married in Sevier County. If you have additional questions, contact us at 1-800-588-1817. We wish you a long and happy marriage! 

Obtaining a Tennessee Marriage License in Sevier County

  • Must apply in person to one of the following locations
  • Both participants must be 18 years of age
  • Present a valid driver's license, or certified birth certificate
  • Present a social security card
  • If not a United States citizen, you must present a valid passport
  • If either of you have been divorced or widowed, you will need to know the exact date that the divorce was final, or date of death. If the bride has had a name change in her divorce and has not had her name changed on her driver's license, she will need to provide a certified copy of her divorce decree
  • There is no blood test
  • There is no waiting period
  • License must be used within 30 days of issuance
  • License can be used same day as applied for
  • Fee for out of state residents is $41.00 cash, or we also accept Visa or Mastercard with a small processing fee
  • Fee for Tennessee residents is $101.00 cash, or we also accept Visa or Mastercard with a small processing fee. The $60.00 fee will be waived if applicants complete a four hour premarital course and present a notarized certificate of completion, which can be obtained through our office.

Tennessee Marriage License Centers

Gatlinburg Shilling Center
405 Reagan Drive, Gatlinburg
Mon,Wed, Fri 8:00am-4:30pm
Saturday 9:00am-1:00pm
(865) 430-3404

Sevier County Courthouse
125 Court Avenue, Sevierville
Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(865) 453-5502

Pigeon Forge City Hall
225 Pine Mountain Road, Pigeon Forge
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays only.
(865) 908-6613

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