Marriage Ceremonies

Clerk of the Peace John Brady joyfully announces that the Memorable Marriage ceremonies will be available any day of the week. This flexible arrangement will enable you to schedule your Memorable ceremony at your convenience.

If you should desire to include any special expressions, statements or messages in your Memorable ceremony, we will readily accommodate your requests.

Should you wish to renew your marriage vows, these guidelines will also pertain to our Memorable Marriage renewal ceremonies.

Our Office will officiate Memorable Marriage ceremonies anywhere in Sussex County, Delaware. The sites may include, but are not limited to, our Office, the Sussex County Council chambers, historical Delaware sites, fire houses, scenic beaches, parks and common areas, clubs, and private homes.

The participants should arrive at least TWENTY MINUTES prior to the scheduled time for the Memorable Marriage ceremony. The participants should include two official witnesses. Each witness must be at least eighteen years of age, provide a valid residential street address and sign the appropriate documents.

You deserve the best Memorable Marriage ceremony!

To get additional information about scheduling a Memorable Marriage ceremony, please call us at (302) 853-1717 during the hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

To reserve a date and time for a Memorable Marriage ceremony, please send a money order made payable to Clerk of the Peace, in the amount persuant to the fee chart, to Sussex County Marriage Bureau, Clerk of the Peace, P.O. Box 29, Georgetown, DE 19947. Ceremonies are scheduled in the order that the application fee is received.