Lewis County District Court Judge R.W. Buzzard is empowered to perform marriage ceremonies under the laws of the State of Washington. Marriage ceremonies are performed at the Lewis County District Court Monday through Friday at 5:00 p.m. All members of the wedding party must arrive at the Lewis County District Court by 4:30 on the date of the wedding. Wedding party must provide two legal witnesses.

Appointments must be made and can be done in person or by calling (360) 740-1203.

The following needs to be brought in at least 2 days prior to the wedding:

  • The Complete packet given to you by the Auditors office. The packet includes the necessary paperwork as well as the marriage license.

The license has a three day waiting period before it is valid for use. For more information on how to obtain a marriage license contact the Lewis County Auditor's office or call 360-740-1165.

  • Ceremony Fee
    • $150.00 cash only