One or more individual must certanly be 18 years old. If one celebration is aged 16 to 17, you'll want a court order authorising the wedding and written parental consent or even the 'effective permission' of a magistrate or judge and written consent that is parental.
Notice of intended wedding
You'll want to lodge a Notice of Intended wedding (NOIM) a minumum of one calendar thirty days before your date for the wedding.
The notice of intended wedding should be finalized by both individuals engaged and getting married.
You must sign in front of one of the persons listed below if you are signing the notice of intended marriage in Australia:
- authorised wedding celebrant
- commissioner for declarations under the Statutory Declarations Act 1959
- justice associated with comfort
- barrister or solicitor
- legitimately qualified physician
- officer – state or federal.
You must sign in front of one of the persons listed below if you are signing the notice of intended marriage outside of Australia:
- Australian Diplomatic Officer
- Australian Consular Officer
- Commonwealth worker authorised under paragraph 3(c) associated with Consular charges Act 1955
- Australian Trade Commission employee authorised under paragraph 3(d) regarding the Consular charges Act 1955
- notary public.
If perhaps one individual is with in Australia, please e-mail our celebrant for further directions before the notice is completed by you of intended wedding – email@example.com.
Proof of place and date of delivery
Both individuals must definitely provide their birth that is original certificate passport. Photocopies are not accepted. Your passport must show your house of delivery.
If these papers have been in another language, they need to be translated into English by an authorised interpreter/translator solution.
You must also provide current asiandate photographic identification, eg drivers licence, proof of age card if you are providing your original birth certificate.
If you've been married, you need to provide your original wedding certification and initial divorce or separation certification (decree absolute) or initial death certification (in case a past partner is deceased). Photocopies aren't accepted. If these documents have been in another language, they have to be translated into English by an authorised interpreter/translator solution.
Lodging a notice of intended wedding
Your very own celebrant
Offer your notice of intended wedding and supporting proof to your celebrant.
Registry office marriage ceremonies
The registry must be visited by both parties office face-to-face to lodge a notice. It is important to bring the supporting evidence and spend the notice lodgement fee of $121.00
If you want to book in your ceremony, you need to additionally pay the ceremony cost of $206.00 once you lodge the notice – total $327.00
Pay utilizing money or by cheque, cash purchase, credit or debit card at:
Births, fatalities and Marriages,Level 2, 91 Grenfell StreetAdelaide
Cheques should always be made payable to Births, fatalities and Marriages.
Overseas, interstate or local candidates can lodge by post. Please email our celebrant for further directions – registrations.bdm@.agd.sa.gov.au.
International same-sex marriages
Same-sex marriages solemnised overseas are actually recognised in Australia. A few whoever international same-sex wedding is recognised in Australia cannot marry one another once again in Australia unless there clearly was question in regards to the credibility of this international wedding. It will be possible for couples to put on another kind of ceremony, such as for instance a verification of vows or even a re-commitment ceremony.
Immigration and international residents
One celebration might lodge a notice of intended wedding in the event that other celebration is originating from international to reside in Australia. We are able to deliver you a letter once you've lodged your notice. You need to use the page to guide a credit card applicatoin for a spouse visa that is prospective. The party that is overseas go to the registry workplace if they get to Australia to perform the paperwork and offer supporting documents.
Getting married offshore – single status certification
Some nations need evidence that you haven't been already hitched. This really is called a single status certificate. If perhaps you were created, or currently reside, in South Australia we could search the wedding register and supply a certificate that states there is absolutely no record of a married relationship in your title in SA. This expense is $54.50 for every 10 12 months search duration.