Judge Rodabaugh will perform ceremonies on Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m. In order to schedule an appointment, please call the Court at (419) 221-5275 and select option 3 and then option 1. Wedding parties are limited to four (4) people, including the bride and groom.
Judge Hursh will perform ceremonies on Mondays and Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. In order to schedule an appointment, please call the Court at (419) 221-5275 and select option 3 and then option 2.
Prior to the marriage ceremony, you must obtain a marriage license from the Allen County Probate Court, Fourth Floor, Courthouse, 301 North Main Street, Lima, Ohio (telephone: (419) 223-8502). When scheduling your appointment, please remember that the ceremony must be scheduled within 60 days from the date the license is issued. You will need to bring a photo ID and marriage license with you on the day of the ceremony. There is a $10.00 court cost fee to be paid the day of the ceremony at the Municipal Court Clerk’s Office – Civil Division, Second Floor.
Please dress appropriately. You are permitted to bring family and friends to share the event with you, but you do not need to bring witnesses. Pictures are permitted.