A federal government shutdown will not immediately impact any Ramsey County services.
Credentials of Ordination
Credentials of ordination is available by mail or appointment.
For an ordained person (both Minnesota residents and non-residents) to be authorized to perform marriage ceremonies in Minnesota, the person must:
- Be at least 21 years old.
- File their credentials of license or ordination with a Minnesota county.
Once this is complete, marriages may be performed anywhere in the State of Minnesota.