As of May 19, 2014, the U.S. District Court has issued a decision that in effect allows same sex marriage to occur in Oregon. For more information, please see the Frequently Asked Questions page.
In 2013, the Oregon State Legislature passed Senate Bill 406, which expands the possible name combinations a bride and groom may take upon marriage. Please see the instructions below for further guidance on this new law.
The following documents provide guidance to couples and counties when filing an Oregon certificate of marriage.