CT's Justice of the Peace Marie M Jeudy FAQ

How do I get a marriage license?

Intimate weddings Questions & Answers  "As of October 1, 2009, marriage licenses may be obtained from the town of occurrence.   Once issued, the marriage license is good for 65 days.  There is no  waiting period between applying for and receiving your license".

How many witnesses are required?


Is a blood test required?

renewing vows

If I live in New Haven but I am getting married in Colchester where do I apply for my license?

You must apply in the town you are being married in.

Can a Justice Of The Peace perform marriage ceremonies out of the state?

No, Justice of the Peace  only have jurisdiction in Connecticut.

Are same sex marriages legal in Connecticut.

Yes, unfortunately, not every JP will agree to perform them.

What is the typical price for your wedding services? $ 399.00 

Which of the following are included in the price? Ceremony Rehearsal 

What is the starting price for your wedding services? $ 125.00 

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal? No 

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals? $ 75.00 

What types of weddings and events do you provide services for? Non-religious, Interfaith, Ceremony Rehearsal, Vow Renewal, Civil Union, Single Religion 

What religious affiliations do you serve? No Denomination 

On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate? Less than 30 mins. 

What languages do you speak? English