Lovelly Weddings

Lynn Lovell ~ Marriage Celebrant



LEGAL FACTS YOU NEED TO KNOW


Getting married in Australia does take time.


To begin the process, you must complete a Notice of Intended Marriage form (NOIM). The NOIM must be lodged with your celebrant at least ONE MONTH before your wedding date and not longer than 18 months before.


You and your partner must be at least 18 years of age and neither party can be already married to another person.


You cannot be in a prohibited relationship, which means that you cannot marry anyone in your direct line of ancestors or descendants and this includes adopted children.


Prior to the wedding day, both parties are required to sign a declaration stating that there is no legal impediment to your marriage. This declaration is on the reverse side of your official marriage certificate.


On your wedding day, you will need 2 witnesses who are over 18 years of age.


To complete the NOIM form, you will need:


Contact Information

PO Box 7137, Kaleen ACT 2617 ~ Phone: 0432 545 911
Email: lynnlovell@hotmail.com