Are there any familial restrictions?
A marriage may not take place in New York State between an ancestor and descendant, a brother and sister (full or half blood), an uncle and niece, or an aunt and nephew, regardless of whether or not these persons are legitimate or illegitimate offspring.

Show All Answers

1. Who can perform a marriage ceremony and where can it take place?
2. Who determines if an officiant is legally authorized to perform a marriage ceremony?
3. Are there any familial restrictions?
4. Is there a waiting period?
5. How long is the license valid?
6. What about the ceremony?
7. What are the age requirements?
8. Where can a marriage take place?
9. Where do you get a marriage license?