WEDDINGS IN DENMARK – GET STARTED

Need to know and do – Weddings in Denmark.

According to the new Danish marriage law from the 1/1-2019, weddings in Denmark require the following documents:

  • Your passport – you must attach pictures or copies of all pages in your passport including the front and back pages, or

  • Your ID card – picture or copy of both sides of your ID-card

  • Certificate of marital status if you have not previously been married. The document must be attached in both the original language and translated into either English or German.

  • Certificate of Residence or other documentation as proof if you live together outside of Denmark. The document must be attached in both the original language and translated into either English or German.

  • If you have one or more common children, you must attach copies of their birth certificate(s). The document(s) must be attached in both the original language and translated into either English or German.

If you have previously been married you must attach proof that the marriage has ended by divorce, death or annulment:

  • Picture or copy of divorce agreement or

  • Picture or copy of death certificate or

  • Picture or copy of annulment.

The documents must be attached in both the original language and translated into either English or German. There may be a requirement that the documents are legalized or Apostille-signed.

You also need to fill in the declaration of marriage document, follow the link:

https://www.statsforvaltningen.dk/sfdocs/Andre områder/Ægteskab for udenlandske par i Danmark/Prøvelsesmyndighed Statsforvaltningen UK – v2.pdf

and the power of attorney: Power of Attorney.docx:

For starting the process to get married in Denmark you need to transfer 550€ for the officials handling your case, please transfer the money to the following account:

Danish Coastal Weddings

NYKREDIT BANK

IBAN-No.: DK7354790000892502
SWIFT (BIC) address: NYKBDKKK

*Please state your name when transferring money

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