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Jefferson County Clerk announces reopening of Port Arthur office for marriage licenses

The Jefferson County Clerk’s Port Arthur office will reopen Monday to issue marriage licenses.

Anyone wishing to apply for a marriage license must appear in person by appointment only at the Port Arthur office, 525 Lakeshore Drive. To make an appointment, call 409-983-8340.

The office will be open from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays until further notice. Requests can be processed with a check, money order or credit card or via escrow account.

All documents must be e-filed for processing and cannot be accepted from walk-in customers. The Beaumont office remains closed to the public until protective measures against coronavirus have been implemented.

For any questions about the cost for filing a specific document, call 409-835-8475 or visit co.jefferson.tx.us/cclerk.