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Marriage licenses available starting October 1

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. (September 24, 2013) – Marriage licenses are coming on October 1 to the Clerk & Comptroller’s branch location at the Midwestern Communities Service Center in Royal Palm Beach.

“By expanding our hours at the Royal Palm Beach office, our goal was to provide more services to residents of these growing western communities,” Clerk Sharon Bock said. “Marriage licenses are our newest service. I look forward to announcing additional services very soon.”

The Clerk’s Royal Palm Beach office expanded its hours to 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, on August 5. The office, located at 200 Civic Center Way, Suite 500, was previously open twice a week for traffic ticket payments.

The Clerk’s office issued more than 8,300 marriage licenses in 2012 at all of its courthouse locations. To learn more about getting a marriage license in Palm Beach County, visit our Marriage Licenses & Ceremonies page or call 561-355-2986. To find the Clerk’s office location near you, visit our Locations page. 

The Florida Constitution established the independent office of the Clerk & Comptroller as a public trustee, responsible for safeguarding public records and public funds. Clerk Sharon Bock is directly elected by and accountable to Palm Beach County residents.  In addition to the roles of Clerk of the Circuit Court, County Recorder and Clerk of the Board of County Commissioners, the Clerk & Comptroller is the Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Auditor for Palm Beach County.

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