Marriage licenses may be completed and obtained at the County Clerk's Office.
Kern County Administrative Building
1115 Truxtun Ave, 1st Floor
Bakersfield, Ca 93301
Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
THE RIDGECREST OFFICE IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED. WE WILL POST NEW INFORMATION AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE. FOR MARRIAGE LICENSE QUESTIONS AND ISSUANCE, PLEASE CALL OUR BAKERSFIELD OFFICE AT (661) 868-3743.
Kern County Sheriff’s Department
128 E. Coso Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Marriage license processing in Ridgecrest is done only on Wednesday and Friday mornings,
8:30 – 11:30 am. You must call to make an appointment.
LIST OF OFFICIANTS
Clicking on the link below will direct you away from our web site to a courtesy listing of wedding officiants.
We are not recommending any of these individuals. We have not investigated them personally or professionally.
We do not advocate the use of anyone on this list. There are other sources of names of officiants available that can be found in the phone directory or by searching the internet.
We do not guarantee or represent that anyone on this list will perform a marriage ceremony if requested to do so.
It is YOUR responsibility to insure that the officiant you choose to perform your wedding ceremony is someone with whom you want to do business.