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Civil Weddings

Documents to be Presented

Civil Marriages may be solemnized according to the Marriage Law N104(I)/2003.

Interested parties must personally apply to the Dromolaxia-Meneou Municipality providing all necessary original documents required in order to get married.

Marriage
Marriage

Citizens of Cyprus


 

  • Affidavit of Marital Status from the Family Court (single/ divorced/ widowed)

  • The original Divorce Certificate,  in case of divorce (stamped by the Registrar of the Family Court that it is final and irrevocable after 42 days from the date of it's issuance)

  • Death Certificate of the deceased spouse, in case of widowhood

  • Birth Certificate

  • Identity Card

 

 

 

The above-mentioned documents must be presented to the Civil Weddings Registrar, the Migration Department in Nicosia.

Certificate from the Marriage Registrar (Department of Population and Immigration Archive of the Ministry of Interior, 1457 Heilonos Street, Nicosia), date of issue should not be more than two months.


Cost: € 35 

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 For Foreigners

(EU Citizens & Citizens of third countries)

  • Affidavit of Marital Status from the Family Court (single/ divorced/ widowed)

  • Certificate of Marital Status from an Official Authority (Ministry of the Interior / City Hall) of their country, the date of issue should not exceed six months and to be translated in English and certified with an Apostille stamp in case the country concerned has signed the Hague Convention (1961)

  • The original Divorce Certificate,  in case of divorce (stamped by the Registrar of the Family Court that it is final and irrevocable after 42 days from the date of it's issuance)

  • Death Certificate of the deceased spouse, in case of widowhood
  • Residence Permit

  • For foreigners living in Cyprus for over 6 months, it is required to present the under-oath statement from the Family Court 

  • Birth Certificate (Must be translated into Greek or English by an Official Authority of the country of origin of the interested parties and certified by the Press and Information Office or translated by the Press and Information Office in Cyprus.)

  • Passport

 

 

The above-mentioned documents must be presented to the Civil Weddings Registrar, the Migration Department in Nicosia.

Certificate from the Marriage Registrar (Department of Population and Immigration Archive of the Ministry of Interior, 1457 Heilonos Street, Nicosia), date of issue should not be more than two months.
Cost: € 35 

At the Migration Department, you cannot book an appointment. Working hours are from 9:00 - 12:00, and the confirmation you require will be sent to you via mail within a period of one week to one month approximately.
 

Contact tel.: 22 804466
 

As soon as you obtain the Non-marriage certificate from the Ministry, you can come to us and arrange the wedding date.

PROCEDURES FOR CIVIL MARRIAGE
 

The interested parties may follow the Regular procedure (Notice of Marriage) or may apply for a Special License procedure.
 

By the regular procedure (Notice of Marriage) a couple can be solemnized after 15 days since the day of application, and not later than after 3 months. (More)
 

By special license procedure, a couple can be solemnized on the same day of the application, or less than 15 days. (More)
 

CERTIFIED COPIES
 

The couples who require certified true copies of the marriage certificate may apply to the Office of Civil Marriages at the Dromolaxia-Meneou Municipality. (More)
 

For further information/clarification concerning the marriage procedure and the arrangement of date, the application procedure or contraction of marriage, please contact the Office of Civil Marriages.

Tel.: 24 424222, 24 422414
Email: info@cypruscivilweddings.com

 

CEREMONY
 

The wedding ceremony is very simple. It lasts only 10 – 15 minutes and after its completion, the couple receives at once the original certificate, signed by the Marriage Officer.