Say "I DO!" Hilton Head Weddings

Betsy Peterson, Ordained Minister and Wedding Officiant

Obtaining your wedding license in Beaufort County, South Carolina

  • To speak with someone with specific questions about obtaining your wedding license: 843.255.5850
  • You will pay between $50 and $95, depending on your state and county of residence.
  • Fees must be paid in CASH ONLY in the EXACT amount.
  • There is a 24 hour waiting period.
  • You must be at least 18 years old with valid ID.
  • BOTH the bride and groom MUST be physically present to apply at:

Beaufort County Probate Court

County Government Center

102 Ribaut Road, Beaufort, SC

Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm (except holidays)


Hilton Head Island

Probate Court Satellite Office

County Government Center South

539 William Hilton Pkwy (Hwy 278)

Hilton Head Island

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 9am-4pm (by appt. only)


Note: A license applied for in Beaufort may be picked up at the Hilton Head

office if this preference is mentioned at the time you apply.