Marriage License Information for Caddo County, Louisiana

Below is all of the marriage license information you need in order to file in the county you will be married in. Please note that we have provided links to your county clerk’s official website as well as a link to the marriage license application form you will file.
Office Address

501 Texas St., Room 103, Shreveport, LA 71101


Office Hours

Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Office Phone
(318) 226-6793
Useful Links
County Website
Is a Blood Test Required?
No

Does one of us need to go in person to apply?
Both of you

How much is it?

$32.00 cash or credit card.



What do I need to bring?

Certified birth certificate, valid U.S. Government issued pictured ID card and valid Social Security CARD



How To Apply:

Male and female sixteen (16) and seventeen (17) years of age - the parents must appear with him/her, show proper identification. Minors under the age of sixteen (16) must also obtain written authorization to marry from the judge of juvenile court in the parish where the minor lives or the marriage ceremony is to be performed.



When does It Expire:

After 30 days


Name Change:
Filing for a marriage license in the state of Louisiana does not cause your or your spouse’s last name to automatically change. Online name change services are available to guide you through the married name change process if you opt to change your name.

Same Sex Couple:
Use this online resource for more information about your state’s marriage legislation.

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