Commissioners Court

Marriage and Domestic Partnerships

Important Update

Our Recording Division is open and assisting customers by appointment only at this time. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to schedule an appointment at our next available time. For Marriage License appointments, please provide applicant names and ceremony date and in the email to ensure the appointment time meets the 72 hour waiting period.

All requests are handled in the order they are received and can take up to 15 business days for a response. Please DO NOT send multiple email requests as this will delay responses.

Services Offered

There are three services the Clerk’s Office provides regarding relationships.

Marriage Licenses: A marriage license is issued to two individuals of any gender desiring to enter into a ceremonial marriage.

Declarations of Informal Marriage: An informal marriage license is issued to two individuals of any gender who wish to make their marriage a matter of record without formal ceremony.

Declarations of Domestic Partnership: A domestic partnership agreement is a document that describes the legal rights and responsibilities between two individuals of any gender in a long-term relationship.


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The Travis County Clerk maintains the county's records, administers elections, and oversees legal documentation (such as property deeds, marriage licenses and assumed name certificates).

Main Phone Line: (512) 854-9188 | 24 Hour Voter Hotline: (512) 238-VOTE (8683) | Election Division: (512) 854-4996 | Misdemeanor Division: (512) 854-9440