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Civil Marriages

For contracting civil marriage in Cyprus one must apply personally to the Marriage Officer at the Municipality of their choice for the necessary prior formalities.

A marriage can be celebrated either:
(a) by giving notice of marriage or,
(b) by applying for a special licence.
In case of notice, the parties to be married have to stay in Cyprus about 20 days. Prescribed fee: 75,00 pounds

In case of emergency however, a special licence can be obtained from the Marriage Officer: Prescribed fee: 165,00 pounds

Parties to be married should be in possession of:
- Legal identification documents and certificates
- Evidence that they are free to marry.
Makarios Ave. & Vyronos Str.
P. Lordos Center, Block B'
1st Floor, Office 106
(Opposite Limassol District Court)
3105 Limassol - Cyprus
Postal address:
P.O.BOX 58413
3734 Limassol, Cyprus
Tel.: +357 25 367 857
        +357 25 749 890
Fax:  +357 25 345 075
E-mail: phch_law@spidernet.com.cy