Please note that all necessary and relevant documentation not in English must be officially translated and be accompanied with the originals.
The documents required are:
Copies of passport pages. The pages showing your photo, names, date of issue
A letter stating your full names, addresses & occupations and also providing the same information for your parents. See Sample HERE You can use this as a blue print for yours
Search of Marriage Records to Prove Freedom to marry for Canadians or for UK Nationals A Letter of No Trace, you can order one HERE free of charge.
A certificate of no impediment sworn before a lawyer confirming you are single and free to marry. See Sample HERE You can use this as a blue print for yours
Two passport style photographs each
THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ARE ONLY NEEDED IF THEY APPLY TO YOU:
If you have had your name changed you will need to show legal proof of this, and should be certified by a lawyer
If widowed - death certificate(s) of former spouse and previous marriage certificate(s)
If you are adopted - legal adoption forms
Please be advised that wedding ceremonies can be arranged and conducted by the registrar all year long except on the following days
All Tanzania Public Holidays
New Year’s Day
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