certificate for marriage

05:59 Jul 2, 2018
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English term or phrase: certificate for marriage
Certificate for marriage
Pursuant to Marriage Act 1949 - Hackney
I, XY Superintendant Registrar hereby certify that on date ... notice was given by YZ and duly entered in the Marrage Notice Book of the said district of the marriage intended to be solemnized between the parties .....
this certificate will be viod if the marriage is not solemnized within twelve months from the date of entry of notice given above.

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8 Notice of marriage

(1) Whenever any persons desire to marry, one of the parties to the intended marriage shall give to the registrar of the district in which the marriage is intended to take place a notice in the Form A of Schedule 2.
(2) Upon receipt of such notice the registrar shall cause the particulars thereof to be entered in a book to be called the “Marriage Notice Book”, which may be inspected during working hours without fee, and he shall publish such notice by leaving a copy of it posted on the outer wall of his office until he grants his certificate for marriage or until 3 months shall have elapsed..

9 Registrar to issue certificate for marriage

The registrar, at any time after the expiration of 21 days and before the expiration of 3 months from the date of the notice, upon payment of the prescribed fee, shall thereupon issue his certificate in the Form B of Schedule 2: Provided always that he shall not issue his certificate until he has been satisfied that —

(a) one of the parties has been resident within the district in which the marriage is intended to be solemnised at least 28 days preceding the granting of the certificate;
(b) each of the parties to the intended marriage (not being a widower or widow) is 21 years old, or that if he or she is under age, that the required consent has been given or has been dispensed with;
(c) there is no impediment of kindred or affinity, or any other lawful hindrance to the marriage.

10 Marriage to be solemnised within 3 months of notice

If the marriage is not solemnised within 3 months of the date of the notice, the notice and all proceedings consequent thereupon shall be void.


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