1. How to Become a Minister in Tulsa County

If you haven't already, you'll want to get ordained as a ULC minister by clicking the button below. Get Ordainedâ„¢ offers ordination through Universal Life Church within moments and completely free of charge. All you have to do is sign up, fill out a short form, and you'll be a legally ordained minister, able to officiate weddings and more. Sign up today!

Important Info for Ministers in Tulsa County

ULC Ordination Accepted:
Minister Registration Required:
Documents Required:
Minister's Residency:
Minister's Minimum Age:

2. Learn Tulsa County Marriage Requirements

Once you're ordained, the next thing you'll want to do is contact the office in Tulsa County that handles marriage licenses. You'll want to tell them that you're an ordained minister officiating a wedding, and ask what documentation they want to see from you in order to officiate a wedding. You can find the Tulsa County office's contact information below.

Office Address:
500 S. Denver
Tulsa, OK 74103
Office Phone Number:
(918) 596-5478
Office Website:
Tulsa County Office Website

3. Who Can Officiate a Wedding in Tulsa County?

If you're ordained as a minister of the Universal Life Church, you can! Many couples are choosing to both cut costs and personalize their event by enlisting a close family friend or loved one to officiate their ceremony.

The couple could ask anyone, but they've asked you to forever be a part of their love story! Consider it a great honor. It's important to note that not everyone knows that this is even an option. If you know someone who has an upcoming wedding, you might consider asking who is performing their ceremony, and let them know that you're available if needed. Who knows, you might just get a reputation as a go-to officiant!

Average Cost of a Wedding in Tulsa County:

4. What You'll Need to Officiate in Tulsa County

The office in Tulsa County will be able to tell you what you'll need to pick up from our online store in order to perform a wedding. One of the most popular options for ministers in Tulsa County is the Classic Wedding Kit with a Letter of Good Standing!

Now you can get to the fun part: officiating the wedding itself. Whether it's your first time performing a wedding, or you just need to refresh your memory, we suggest taking a look at our wedding training center, which is full of all the resources you'll need to give the couple the wedding they deserve.

5. How Tulsa County Marriage Licenses Work

With the ceremony complete, the last - and most important - responsibility remains: Signing and returning the marriage license. A marriage license in Tulsa County is valid for 10 days, so don't delay. Keep in mind that once the marriage license has been obtained, there is no mandatory waiting period before the wedding ceremony can happen. Also note that the marriage license must be returned to the office that issued it within the time limit given after it has been signed.

Remember, this is a legal document! Take your time to ensure that it's been filled out properly before it is returned to the issuing office. If you need in-depth instructions on how to fill it out, take a look at our marriage license training page for assistance.

Marriage License Waiting Period:
Marriage License Valid For:
10 Days
Return Within:
5 Days

6. Performing a Wedding in Tulsa County

Part of northeastern Oklahoma, Tulsa County is a dynamic area that rests on the Arkansas river. Known for its love of the arts and exploding restaurant scene, Tulsa is a favorable county when it comes to picking a wedding destination. As well, Tulsa resting on the river means that this county gets lush greenery that isn't found in the rest of the state. Overall, Tulsa is a fun and eventful county to host a wedding in!

7. What You Should Do Now for a Wedding in Tulsa County

Surprisingly cold in the winter, this dry and arid county is best explored in the spring, early summer, and fall time.

You know the ins and outs of officiating weddings in Tulsa County now, but don't forget to sign up as a ULC minister for free by clicking the button below!

With this first step conquered, you'll be officiating fully legal weddings in Tulsa County in no time!