Under Australian Law, Marriage is the union of two people voluntarily entered for life. You must be over 18, and either; Never Validly Married, Divorced or Widowed, to become legally married in Australia.
To become married I will need to see the following identification to complete your Notice of Intent to Marry Form:
· Original Birth Certificate*
· Evidence of Divorce* (if applicable)
*If interpreter is required to translate your identification, I will need to employ a registered interpreter at your cost.
The NOIM (Notice of Intent to Marry) Form needs to be lodged with the celebrant no less than one month, and no more than 18 months, from the proposed marriage date.
To legally perform a Wedding Ceremony, couples must also have two witnesses available to sign Wedding Documentation on Wedding Day.