LEGAL REQUIREMENTS FOR GETTING MARRIED IN THE DOMINICAN

  

LEGAL REQUIRMENTS FOR GETTING MARRIED IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

  • Valid passport and Original Birth certificate
  • Two copies of each document must be sent to the Dominican Consulate
  • Documents must be translated into Spanish by an official translator
  • Notarized Single status affidavit, which can be provided by the Consulate or chosen hotel
  • Divorce Decree or Death Certificate, if applicable
  • Adoption certificate if applicable
  • Two witnessess, with valid passports
  • **Note for Brides only - there is a mandatory 10-month waiting period after divorce for women to re-marry.