If you are planning your wedding and would like to have it on the beach in a unique and tropical setting Florida would be the perfect place.
Any marriage ceremony performed in Florida must be authorized by a Florida marriage license .. Once you have obtain the license it is only valid in the state of Florida. A marriage license issued by another state is not valid in Florida , therefore, does not authorize a marriage in Florida. In most cases, the marriage licenses is issued by the circuit court clerk. The license must be used within 60 days or it will be void. If you are not a resident of Florida you may be married the same day the licenses is issued. If you are a resident of Florida, there's usually a three day waiting period. In any case the valid date for your wedding will be on the license. You may be married by the circuit court clerk, by a justice of the peace or a Notary Public. Florida is a great place to have a beautiful exotic wedding , especially if you have it on one of the beautiful beaches . So check with your travel agent for wedding and honeymoon packages if you are from out-of-state.