Effective Aug. 1, 2013, both applicants must apply for marriage licenses at the Rice County Recorder's Office in the Rice County Government Services Building. Applicants do not have to be Rice County residents.
Full Names - before and after marriage
Addresses - before and after marriage
County where each person lives
Date and place of birth
If previously married, the date the last marriage was terminated, and the city and state in which it was terminated. If the marriage ended in divorce, the type of court must be included.
Social Security numbers
$115 without a premarital educator's statement (or) $40 with the original premarital educator's statement. The original educator's statement must be signed, dated and notarized from the person who provided the premarital education. This statement must also appear on the educator's letterhead (Minnesota Statute 517.08) Fee must be paid by cash or check at the time of application.