Marriage and divorce Get information about services related to marriage, life partnership, and divorce. Get a marriage license How to apply for a marriage license in Philadelphia. Get a copy of a divorce decree Instructions for obtaining copies of divorce decrees in Philadelphia. Register a life partnership Same-sex and same-gender couples can have their relationships officially recognized by the City of Philadelphia by becoming life partners. Terminate a life partnership Individuals who want to terminate an official life partnership must submit a termination statement to the City. Get married in LOVE Park How to get married or renew your vows in front of Philadelphia’s landmark LOVE sculpture as part of Wedding Wednesdays. Find and request a marriage record How to search for a marriage record and request an official copy.