This article describes the entire process of engaged and getting married in Denmark, aka “the Las vegas, nevada of Europe”, as being a non-Danish or Nordic resident

This article describes the entire process of engaged and getting married in Denmark, aka “the Las vegas, nevada of Europe”, as being a non-Danish or Nordic resident

More (but easy) bureaucracy

Now you’ve gotten your time and date planned, however the procedure is not over yet. With no, I’m perhaps not speaking about finding a gown or a hairdresser or some of those fun parts.

To be able to really get hitched, you need to arrive one day time before the ceremony into the Copenhagen City Hall (or equivalent in your municipality) to present most of the initial papers you delivered via e-mail, including translations if relevant. The timing needs could be various within the municipality you decided on, therefore make sure to talk with them and plan your remain properly.

Also, essential to see is the fact that after your wedding service, you need to get the wedding legalized/apostilled during the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Aspect in one business day to achieve this if you should be perhaps not carrying it out through the mail, particularly if you had been hitched for a weekend time. More on this below.

In Copenhagen this component had been quite easy. Work is merely following the main entry towards the left in a room that is small. We had to watch for 30 minutes or more for the staff that is friendly to revise our papers and accept them.

When approved, you’re all set to enter wedlock!

The ceremony

Since we chose among the available atmosphere ceremony dates, my wife and I made our means down seriously to Amager Strandpark and discovered, according to their guidelines, “the individual putting on a black cape” whom explained the way the ceremony would take place. Continue reading “This article describes the entire process of engaged and getting married in Denmark, aka “the Las vegas, nevada of Europe”, as being a non-Danish or Nordic resident”