Bahamas Marriage License Information

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Bahamas Marriage License
Info & Requirements


Non-residents wishing to be married in The Bahamas, must spend 15 days in the country and submit proof of presence.

However, the Registrar may use his/her discretion and may allow the parties to marry provided they can prove their stay in The Bahamas for a minimum of 3 days.


If either party has been divorced, proof of divorce must be produced. Applications for marriage licenses cost US$40 and are obtainable in New Providence at the Registrar General's Office, Rodney E. Bain Building, Parliament Street. No blood test is required.

Minimum age without parental consent is 18 years.

For further information call: (242) 326-5371,328-7810, 326-9772.

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