In order to perform weddings in the Commonwealth of Virginia you must register at any Circuit Court Clerk's Office.
This office requires:
- Original Ordination Certificate (the office will make a copy and return)
- A letter on the church's letterhead stating you are a member in good standing and one of your duties is to perform weddings
Effective 4/2/18, We will no longer be able to accept online ordination certificates.
Effective 3/1/2016, this office does charge a fee of $22 for this service. Registration of marriage rites do not expire but may be revoked at any time.