You will need:

1. Application for Marriage License

Overseas visitors intending to get married in Fiji are required by law to obtain and sign a marriage license of their choice from a nearest marriage registry prior to the marriage ceremony. It is important that the marriage parties must forward photocopies of their personal documents to the Registry for verification purpose at least two weeks before the wedding. Original (Personal) documents are to be presented to the Registry by the party on arrival.

2. Special License

Applications for a Special Marriage License can be obtained from Registries located in Suva, Lautoka, Labasa and District Registries in Nadi, Sigatoka, Navua, Ba, Tavua, Rakiraki, Korovou, Nausori, Levuka, Nabouwalu, Savusavu and Taveuni. This license is valid for 28 days effective from the date of issue and within this period the marriage must be officiated. The Marriage Officer/Celebrant must satisfy that the license is still valid.

3. Notice of Intention to Marry License

This type of marriage license is available at all Registries including the Assistant District Registrars located at rural and remote areas. The notice to marry shall be filed in by the intended parties and posted up for 21 days in a conspicuous place for the members of the public to see. If no objection filed in towards the marriage at the expiry of the 21 days, a marriage license valid for 3 months will then be issued to the party.

4. Witnessing & Signing of Marriage Certificate