Belize Wedding Requirements

One of our most frequently asked questions:
What are the wedding requirements to get married in Belize?

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR A CIVIL or CHURCH WEDDING IN BELIZE

  1. NEITHER OF THE PARTIES HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY MARRIED
    • Fully completed marriage license application form – Notarized by a J.P.
    • Photocopy of front 2 pages of passport and page showing arrival date into Belize.
    • One of the parties must be in the country 3 days prior to filing the petition of the license.
  2. IF EITHER PARTIES OR BOTH HAVE BEEN PREVIOUSLY MARRIED
    • Fully completed marriage license application form – Notarized by a J.P.
    • Photocopy of front 2 pages of passport and page showing arrival date into Belize.
    • One of the parties must be in the country 3 days prior to filing the petition of the license.
    • Final divorce decrees.
  3. IF IETHER OF BOTH PARTIES IS A WIDOW OR WIDOWER