Clerk of Court FAQs
Q. When was my last child support
A. For This information call (904) 259-3121
Q. Status and information on traffic
A. For information on traffic tickets call (904) 259-3686 or (904) 259-0205
Q. Marriage License requirements?
A. A: Both parties must be present at the time of
making application and have an
acceptable form of picture identification
drivers license, state or federal I.D. card, etc. Note: Both parties must
together and present social security cards.
B. Previous marriages: If either party
has been married before, proof of how the
marriage terminated must be present e.g., divorce decree or death
C. Minors: If under 18 but at least 16
years of age, must have both parents
signatures. Any further information regarding minors may be received from
Court's Office (904) 259-0208
D. There is a three day waiting period
and no blood test required.
E. The license is good for 60 days from
date of issue, and can be used anywhere
State of Florida.
F. The cost of the license is $93.50.
Q. Passport requirements?
A. A. Passports are good for a period of ten (10)
years for persons age 16 and older.
years for persons age 15 and under.
B. All passports will be mailed from
the passport agency to the address listed on
passport application. Allow 4-6 weeks for return.
C. There is now a way to expedite your
passport if you are leaving within 10
days. You must bring proof of departure and submit an additional
fee plus the express mail fee of $21.50.
Q. First time passport requirements?
A. A. Two ( 2 ) passport photos taken
within last 6 months.
B. A certified copy of birth
certificate from the state of birth with a raised,
or stamped seal affixed thereon or a previously issued passport.
naturalization certificates are required for naturalized citizens.
Photocopies are not accepted by the passport agency.
C. If you do not have a proper
birth certificate, forms for requesting birth records
be obtained from the Local Health Department.
D. Drivers license for
identification is required and you must appear in person to
process your application. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal
E. A check or money order made
payable to U.S. Department of State for $110.00 if age
older, or $80.00 if age 15 or under.
There is a $25.00 preparation fee made payable to Clerk of
Q. Renewal passport requirements?
A. A. You can renew if: your passport was issued
less then 12 years ago.
B. You were at least 16 years old when
your most recent passport was issued.
C. You can submit your most recent
D. You use the same name as on your
most recent passport or can submit proper
documentation to reflect your name change (e.g., court order or copy of
license. If you cannot comply with the above you must follow the
1. Two ( 2 ) passport photos taken within the last 6 months.
2. Your old passport ( most recent ).
3. A check or money order made payable to U.S. Department of State, for
4. A completed application that you can obtain from the Clerk's office.
For further information on
obtaining passports, please call the Clerk's office (904) 259-8113