(Frequently Asked Questions)
▼Q: How do I get a certified copy of a marriage license?
▼Q: Who can officiate a marriage ceremony?
▼Q: Does my officiant need to provide the county with his or her credentials?
▼Q: How do I change
my name after I get married?
▼Q: Do I need to
change my name within a certain amount of time after getting married?
▼Q: Do I need an
appointment to get a marriage license?
▼Q: After visiting
the Recorder's Office and receiving our marriage license, are we married?
▼Q: Do I have to
get married in Kootenai County if I applied for my marriage license there?
▼Q: Can my
officiant return the license to any county after the ceremony?
▼Q: Does my
marriage license expire?
▼Q: What are
the requirements for a minor to get married in Idaho?
happens if an officiant does not return the marriage license to the county office?
▼Q: What is
the process for receiving a marriage license when one applicant is incarcerated?
▼Q: Where do I
file for divorces and annulments?
If you have any other questions, comments, or concerns you can contact the Kootenai County Recorders office at 208-446-1480.