County Clerk

Aimee X. Espinoza

1115 Truxtun Avenue

Bakersfield, CA 93301-4639

Office Hours: 8:30am - 3:00pm

Monday - Friday (Excluding Holidays)

Office Number: 661-868-3588

Wedding Ceremonies

Your marriage license will be effective immediately and will be valid for 90 days. Someone who is authorized to perform marriages in California, as provided in Family Code Section 400-401, may perform your ceremony at a location of your choice. The Kern County Clerk’s Office does not perform civil ceremonies.