Marriages

LIMA MUNICIPAL COURT MARRIAGE CEREMONIES

Judge Rodabaugh will perform ceremonies on Tuesdays and Fridays at 3:30 p.m.  In order to schedule an appointment, please call the Court at (419) 221-5275 and select option 3 and the option 1.

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.

Additional Information

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. Due to COVID-19 regulations, you are permitted to bring your children and 2 adult guests to share the event with you, but you do not need to bring witnesses. Pictures are permitted.