Weddings in St Lucia
A marriage license must be obtained in St. Lucia by all visitors wishing to get married in St. Lucia.
For an ordinary marriage license which cost EC$335.00. You just need to stay here for 2 days before the wedding.
After you’ve been here for 2 days, a local Solicitor can apply for a license on your behalf.
However there is a Special License which requires no residency period. The fee for the special license is EC$540, but if you arrive with all necessary legal documents and file them with a lawyer in the morning, by the afternoon of the same day you can obtain the special license.
Documents required to obtain a marriage license in St. Lucia:
• Birth Certificate
• Decree Absolute (if one of the parties is divorced)
• In the case of a widow/widower a Death Certificate of first spouse is required
• If a name has been changed, a Deed Poll is required
• If one of the parties is under the age of 18, evidence of consent of parents is required in the form of a sworn affidavit stamped by a Notary Public.
If any required documents are not in English, an authenticated translation must be available.
Ordinary Marriage License: EC$335.00.
Special Marriage License: EC$540.00.
Registrar Fees: EC$100.00.