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

Physical Address:
451 Government Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
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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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Marriage FAQs
(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?


Q: What 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.













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
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