Civil Wedding Ceremonies
in French Polynesia
Celebrate one of the most beautiful days of your life in Tahiti. Where else could it be more romantic?
We offer you the possibility to organize your civil wedding ceremony in the beautiful City Hall of Papeete (Tahiti), Moorea or Bora Bora, and be legally married in French Polynesia.
We are taking care of the paperwork required for the legalization, of your marriage performed in French Polynesia.
Your wedding day is the realization of a dream that you would like unforgettable, and we wish it to be perfect in every way.
Our Wedding Planner is at your disposal to inform and customize with you your wedding in Polynesia.
Compulsory conditions to be met by both spouses for the organization of the civil marriage:
– Be single, widowed, or divorced
– Be of opposite sex (transsexual excluded)
– Be 18 years of age or more on the wedding day
– Not be related
– Show proof of Citizenship: a copy of the valid passport is requested
(dual nationality is acceptable except in the case of French citizenship of one of the two spouses. In this situation, the requirement of a minimum 1 month residency in French Polynesia prior to the wedding remains applicable)
– Witnesses accompanying the spouses can be either of French or other nationality.
To be legally married in French Polynesia, it will be necessary for the bride & the groom to reserve at the latest 180 days prior to their wedding day and to submit the following documents at the latest 90 days prior to their wedding day.
1/ A Certificate of Birth
2/ A Custom Certificate and Certificate of Celibacy
3/ If divorced: Final Decree of Divorce
4/ If widower/widow: Death Certificate
5/ If the future spouses wish to have a marriage contract, they will have to establish a Pre-Nuptial Agreement
All these documents must be fully translated into French by a sworn translator.
As your Wedding Planner, we shall assist and guide you in collecting the above legal documents.