Please contact Jennifer Ader, Municipal Clerk at 908-439-0022, ext. 729 or to set up an appointment for marriage / civil license or if you have any questions regarding the process.
There is a 72-hour waiting period between the date of the application appointment and before the license is issued.
The waiting period begins when the application is filed with the Local Registrar. 

Marriage/Civil Union license applications may be obtained by Click here to access form.

While the marriage/civil union license process may not be completed in its entirety online, it may be initiated by downloading the form and adhering to the following directions:

  • Page 1 of the form can be completed in advance. 
  • Page 2 of the form MUST be filled out in the Municipal Building at least 3 days prior to the intended marriage date. 
  • Both applicants and one witness must physically come to the Municipal Building to complete the application with their proper identification . 
  • There is a $28.00 fee made payable to Tewksbury Township which must be paid when the applicants come to the Municipal Building to finalize the application.

To Request Certified Copies: A $5.00 fee per copy made payable to Tewksbury Township, Proof of ID, and application sent to Tewksbury Township Municipal Office located at 169 Old Turnpike Road, Califon, NJ  07830. Attn Registrar. Click here to access form.