Paige Plew
Recording Manager
Email: Click Here
P: (208) 446-1480

Physical Address:
451 Government Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Click here for map.

Mailing Address:
Kootenai County Recorder
PO Box 9000
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000

Passport Acceptance Hours
Monday-Friday 9:00am to 2:45pm
Saturday 9:00am to 12:45pm
Excluding Holidays


Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 2:00pm
Excluding Holidays

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TO GET MARRIED IN IDAHO


Applicants 18 years of age and older are required to:
(Please click here for additional requirements for applicants 17 and under)

  • Be getting married in Idaho
  • Appear together in person in our office
  • Present your government issued picture identification
  • Know your social security number
  • Bring your fee in either cash or card
    • Cash: Monday-Friday $31 and Saturday $48
    • Credit/Debit Card: Monday-Friday $32.93 and Saturday $50.44
To apply for an Idaho marriage license, click here.
Application Instructions

Once we issue your marriage license to you, you will present it to the officiant of your choosing so they may perform your ceremony. Please click here for a complimentary list of officiants.

Your license has no expiration date, witnesses are not required and there is no waiting period. You and/or your officiant do not need to be Idaho residents, but your ceremony must take place in the State of Idaho.


ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-U.S. RESIDENTS
Bring photo identification from the country in which you currently reside and
visit your nearest U.S. Social Security Office to obtain a letter verifying your
social security status, and bring it with you to our office.


TO PERFORM A MARRIAGE CEREMONY IN KOOTENAI COUNTY
  • You are not required to be an Idaho resident, but the ceremony must take place in the State of Idaho.
  • Please click here for further instructions.

TO CORRECT AN ALREADY ISSUED MARRIAGE LICENSE

  • If there is incorrect information on your marriage license, please submit a signed and notarized Affidavit of Correction to our office by mail or in person. To download the form, click here.

Click here for frequently asked questions.



Main County Administration Building
Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
Main Phone Number: (208) 446-1000 Contact Us
Click here for directions to the County Administration Building and Courthouse.
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