• Two persons who want to marry each other will be married to each other by a registrar as part of the civil marriage.
  • The wedding ceremony takes place at a place dedicated (prescribed) by the competent authority.

For the establishment of a marriage, the civil wedding is fundamentally necessary in the German legal area.

The marriage takes place, within the framework of the civil marriage of two persons, by a registrar or a registrar.

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Lower Saxony Ministry of the Interior and Sport

Last update or date of publication
09.11.2020