* Florida Marriage Licenses are issued to both Florida residents and
non-residents. Marriage license requirements include age of applicants must be at least 18 years old and the couple must appear in person to obtain a
license. A picture-type I.D. with the date of birth must be provided (driver's license, passport).
* Licenses are issued immediately and must be used within sixty (60) days from the "effective date."
* Marriage Licenses may be obtained Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m., excluding legal holidays. The administration in Collier County is
located at the corner of Airport Road and Highway 41; in Lee County the administration Building is at 2115 Second Street, downtown Ft. Myers. (directions
for Collier and Lee Counties to the right)
Marriage Licenses may be obtained from any Florida County administration Office.
OTHER MARRIAGE LICENSE REQUIREMENTS: 1) For Florida residents there is a three (3) day waiting period from the date of the marriage license issuance
OR to waive the three day waiting period you may choose to attend a premarital class and present a certification of attendance to the marriage clerk at the
time of application. 2) If only one of the couple is a Florida resident and the Florida resident takes the course, there is no waiting period.
3) If both parties are out of state residents, there is no waiting period. 4) If either party was married before, a copy of the final judgment of the divorce or death
certificate is required if you have been divorced within the last two years.
FEE: A Marriage license costs $93.80 (cash only). The only exception is for Florida residents that have provided proof of a premarital class their fee is
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Vow Samples and Options:
Platinum Florida Wedding Company performs different types of marriage ceremonies. Often couples choose from a selection of vows and
supplement love ceremonies that are regularly used and currently on file. We have MANY more. Please contact us for more versions.
FWC offers vow selection assistance if needed. They will create and design your special vows that accent your wedding theme or location.
Feel free to preview the vows on this page. You may find one that is perfect for your wedding.
Our Notary and Minister marriage ceremonies are approximately 15-20 minutes in length and are fully customizable.
You may choose from our selection of popular vows or feel free to gather them all and create your own. Platinum Florida Wedding
Company will be happy to assist you with your vow selection as well.
Below are short descriptions of supplement ceremonies you may wish to add to your marriage ceremony. Enjoy!
Sands Unity Ceremony: Describes both your
lives as being individual and unique, symbolized
as two separate containers of sand. By pouring
your sand into one container you are joining your
lives, family and friends. You may includes
parents, grandparents, children and guest in the
Sands Unity Ceremony.
The Rose Ceremony: A rose traditionally has
always symbolized love and it is love that you
give to each other as your first gift as husband
and wife. You exchange one single red rose as
a symbol of your love. The Rose Ceremony also
reflects on how to use your rose when difficulty
assails your marriage.
Blessing Stone/Shell Ceremony: Each guest
is giving a stone, shell or sand dollar after the
wedding ceremony has ended. As the stones
are tossed into the sea the guests are asked to
make a wish or bless their stone either out
loud or silently.
Candle Unity Ceremony: symbolize the joining together of two
lives or a family. Prior to the start of the wedding,the mothers of
the bride and groom light candles to the side of the Unity (center)
candle which represent the separate lives, families and
experiences before the wedding day. After the exchange of vows,
but before the exchange of rings the bride and groom take each
side candle and light the unity candle together, uniting the families
and experiences into one.
Hand Ceremony: In the hand
ceremony, the officiant invites the
bride and groom to view the hands of
the other as a gift. As an expression
that your hearts are joined together in
love through all of the chapters of life.
|Platinum Florida Wedding Company not only specializes in destination beach weddings in SW
Florida but they offer highly trained and professional wedding officiants that will deliver your
marriage ceremony beautifully.
Our professionals are happy to help you choose the perfect ceremony script for your wedding from
our library of wedding vows or you may choose your own.
Platinum specializes is destination wedding services and all inclusive wedding packages. We can provide premium services at any location.
In a garden, courtyard, private residence, on a boat, on the beach and much more.
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