When can I get married? You must be 18 years old to get married unless you have been emancipated (declared an adult) by a court. Information is power. Share it!FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestRelated Topics What does it mean in legal terms to get married? How do I get a marriage license, and do I have to get a blood test? What does it mean in legal terms to get divorced? Do I have to go to court to resolve the issues surrounding my divorce? Does the mother always get custody of the children? If I have a child when I am not married, what are my legal obligations to that child? What are my legal rights, and where can I turn for help if I find myself in an abusive relationship?